Regional Agencies


Service Reviews and Sphere Updates were performed for the following regional agencies:


Mojave Water Agency


The service review and sphere study area for the Mojave Water Agency is located in the north desert portion of the County and is generally bordered by the Los Angeles and Kern County lines on the west; a combination of the Fort Irwin Military Reservation and China Lake Naval Weapons Center on the north which excludes the community of Trona/Searles Valley; a combination of the east line of Range 4 East and section lines on the east which excludes the City of Twentynine Palms and includes the Town of Yucca Valley and communities of Landers, Flamingo Heights, Joshua Tree, and Pioneertown; and a combination of the National Forest boundary, Riverside County line, and section lines on the south which excludes the community of Morongo Valley.


Resolution and Map:

ResolutionMap LAFCO Resolution No. 3001 Reflecting Determinations for LAFCO 3033 – Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for the Mojave Water Agency

Staff Report:

July 16, 2008

Staff ReportMap Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for Mojave Water Agency (continued from May 21, 2008)



Mojave Desert Resource Conservation District


The service review and existing sphere study area is generally bordered on the east by the states of Nevada and Arizona; on the south by a combination of the Riverside County line and the Inland Empire Resource Conservation District; on the west by Los Angeles and Kern County lines; and on the north by Inyo County line, excluding the area of China Lake Naval Weapons Center and Searles Valley.

Resolution and Map:

ResolutionMap LAFCO Resolution No. 2992 Reflecting Determinations for LAFCO 3002 – Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for the Mojave Desert Resource Conservation District

Staff Report:

February 20, 2008

Staff ReportMap Map Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for Mojave Desert Resource Conservation District


County Service Area 60


The service review and existing sphere study area is generally bordered by the Los Angeles County line on the west, section and/or half-section lines on the north adjacent to the City of Barstow, section lines on the east, and generally the National Forest boundary on the south. Within the boundaries of the district are numerous exclusions of Southern California Edison Company and Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company facilities and/or lands.

Resolution and Map:

Resolution No. 3029 Staff ReportMap Resolution No. 3029 – LAFCO 2997 – Service Review and Sphere of Influence Update for County Service Area 60


Staff Report:

October 15, 2008

Staff Report Review and Adoption of Resolutions Reflecting Determinations for Apple Valley Community (Including CSA 60 service review and sphere of influence update)

August 20, 2008

Staff ReportService Reviews and Sphere of Influence Updates for the Agencies within the Apple Valley Community (CSA 60 service review begins on Page 106)


County Service Area 40


The service review and existing sphere study area is generally located north of the Stoddard Wells Off Highway Vehicle Recreation Area, east of Section and Half-Section lines, south/southwest of Fort Irwin, and west of section lines on the east which includes territory one mile east of Troy Dry Lake. The District’s existing sphere of influence consists of the district territory east of the City of Barstow city limits including the communities known as Daggett, Harvard, Newberry, and Yermo. Its sphere includes the exclusion areas of the easements and lands of Southern California Edison, Union Pacific Railroad Company, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Southwest Gas Corporation, and Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Company properties crisscrossing through the agency.

Resolution and Map:

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

Staff Report:

November 19, 2008

Staff Report Review and Adoption of Resolutions Reflecting Determinations for Barstow Community (Including CSA 40 service review and sphere of influence update)

October 15, 2008

Staff ReportAdditional ReportService Reviews and Sphere of Influence Updates for the Agencies within the Barstow Community (CSA 40 service review begins on Page 70)




A Service Review was also performed for the Victor Valley Wastewater Reclamation Authority