Barstow Community


The overall service review and sphere study area encompasses approximately 200+/- square miles and is located in the north desert portion of the County northeast of the Town of Apple Valley and City of Victorville. The community is generally bordered by Fort Irwin on the northeast, the Daggett community on the east, Stoddard Mountain on the south, and Hinkley Road on the west. It includes all or portions of the unincorporated communities known as Barstow Heights, Hinkley, Grandview, Hodge, and Lenwood.

Service Reviews and Sphere Updates were performed for the following agencies/districts:
  • City of Barstow
  • Odessa Water District
  • Barstow Fire Protection District
  • Barstow Cemetery District
  • Barstow Heights Community Services District
  • County Service Area 40
  • County Service Area SL-1
Service Reviews were also performed for the following entities/improvement districts:
  • Golden State Water Company (Barstow)
  • County Service Area 70 R-42
  • County Service Area 70 S-7
  • County Service Area 70 W


Resolutions and Maps


Resolution No. 3048Map Resolution No. 3048 Reflecting Determinations for LAFCO 3016 – Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for City of Barstow

Resolution No. 3049Map Resolution No. 3049 Reflecting Determinations for LAFCO 3031 – Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for Odessa Water District

Resolution No. 3050Map Resolution No. 3050 Reflecting Determinations for LAFCO 3032 – Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for Barstow Fire Protection District

Resolution No. 3037Map Resolution No. 3037 Reflecting Determinations for LAFCO 3011 - Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for Barstow Heights Community Services District

Resolution No. 3038Map Resolution No. 3038 Reflecting Determinations for LAFCO 3022 – Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for CSA 40

Resolution No. 3039MapResolution No. 3039 Reflecting Determinations for LAFCO 3034 – Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for Barstow Cemetery District


Staff Reports


April 21, 2010

Staff ReportPresentation of Correction to Service Review for Barstow Fire Protection District

February 18, 2009

Staff ReportMapMapRequest for Reconsideration of LAFCO 3016 - Service Review/Sphere of Influence Update (amendment) for the City of Barstow; LAFCO 3031 - Service Review/Sphere of Influence Update (amendment) for the Odessa Water District; and LAFCO 3032 - Service Review/Sphere of Influence Update (amendment) for the Barstow Fire Protection District

November 19, 2008

Staff Report Review and Adoption of Resolutions Reflecting Determinations for Barstow Community

October 15, 2008

Staff ReportAdditional ReportService Reviews and Sphere of Influence Updates for the Agencies within the Barstow Community