Public Advisory Committee



The Public Advisory Committee was formed by the Board of Directors to encourage community involvement.  The former Wastewater Public Advisory Committee was joined with the former Public Advisory Committee in 2011 to make up the current committee.

The purpose of the committee is to hear matters affecting the public prior to Board action and advise the Board accordinly. The Board appointed eleven members to the committee from applications received.  The PAC meets on the second Monday of each month at 5 p.m. in the Board Room at 55439 29 Palms Hwy., Yucca Valley CA. Committee members serve on a voluntary basis at the pleasure of the Board.   The current members are as follows:

John Babrowski, Chairperson

Michael McBride, Co-Chairperson

Vacant, Secretary

                                                               Dennis Brenenstahl                                   Joseph Sabo                             

                                                               Lois Salzmann Johnson                             Ronald Reitenauer

                                                               Thomas Carvellas                                     Keith Reed

                                                               Sam Hani                                                 Richard Quinlan

                                                               Richard Harlan                                          Bill Osgood

                                                               Richard Hart                                              Art Miller

                                                               Bryan Heveron                                           Bryan Heveron

                                                                Bill Horne                                                  Gary Joyce



Public Advisory Committee Volunteers Wanted


The Hi-Desert Water District is seeking customers interested in volunteering to serve on the Public Advisory Committee. The committee will meet to discuss and provide input on matters affecting the public including the Wastewater Project, water rates, fees, regulations, and budgets. The committee meets on the second Monday each month at 5:00 p.m. Volunteers are asked to make a minimum of a one-year commitment. If you are interested in serving as the community’s voice in matters related to water service, please pick-up a Public Advisory Committee Application at the District Office at 55439 29 Palms Hwy., Yucca Valley, or download it online at www.hdwd.comClick Here. For more information contact (760) 228-6267. Applications are due by 5 p.m. on Thursday August 9th.

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