RMWD is a special California governmental agency, organized under CA Water Code (Section 71000), which provides water/sanitation services to the unincorporated communities of Rainbow, Bonsall, Oceanside, and a portion of Fallbrook.

The Rainbow Municipal Water District is at the end of a vast and expensive water delivery system that stretches hundreds of miles.  More >>

Mission Statement: To provide our customers reliable high quality water and sewer service at the most efficient cost.

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We are open to serve our customers from 8am-4:30pm, Monday-Friday. We are located at 3707 Old Highway 395 in Fallbrook, California 92028 (map it!) and our phone number is 760-728-1178

As you may be aware, the Fallbrook Public Utility District (FPUD) filed a unilateral application with the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) to dissolve Rainbow MWD (RMWD) and annex the entire district into FPUD. On July 6, 2015 LAFCO continued its hearing to consider the application and decide the future of RMWD until September 14, 2015.

The RMWD Board of Directors opposes the merger on a number of grounds including the overwhelming opposition to the merger by our ratepayers. Among the hundreds of letters sent to LAFCO, RMWD ratepayers opposed to the merger outnumbered supporters by a 20:1 margin. LAFCO staff has produced a report with two options: Learn more >>

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CA Dept. of water resources: information about conservation, droughts, and current issues
Be Water Wise: educational resource for everything having to do with our water.
U of C Cooperative Extension: more helpful hints on how to conserve.

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