Montecito California Water District Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

You are a class member if you are a non-agricultural current or former customer of the Montecito water district under Ordinance 90 From October 1, 2008 to August 31 2014.

Estimated Amount


Proof of Purchase


Case Name

Patrick M. Nesbitt et al. v. Montecito Water District
Case No. 1415836
Santa Barbara Superior Court

Case Summary

The settlement resolves a lawsuit over whether the District’s water rates in place before September 1, 2013 violated Proposition 218 of the California Constitution, in essence the plaintiffs allege that residential customers were subsidizing agricultural customers

Settlement Pool





Nesbitt, et al. v. Montecito Water District Settlement

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16630 Aston Street

Irvine, CA 92606