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Water Agencies File Lawsuit to Protect Water Rates and Local Control

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 Dear valued Customer,

 On April 10, 2024, Citrus Heights Water District and Fair Oaks Water District (FOWD) filed a joint lawsuit against their wholesale water provider, San Juan Water District.

Please see below for a copy of the FOWD Board approved press release and a copy of the lawsuit that was filed.

FOWD staff will maintain this page with current information regarding the lawsuit as it becomes available.

Board Approved Press Release2024 FOWD CHWD - Petition for Writ of Mandate- SJWD Prop 26 Litigation.pdf