LA CUMBRE MUTUAL WATER CO.
695 VIA TRANQUILA
SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA 93110-2299
Phone 805 967-2376 Fax 967-8102

Email: office@lacumbrewater.com

"Procedures" a PrintableVersion in PDF

"Questionnarie" a Printable Version in PDF

Plan Check and Can & Will Serve Letter Procedures effective 4/1/12

The applicant must meet the LCMW requirements prior to receiving a Can & Will Serve Letter

 

 Plan Check

The applicant’s licensed professional will submit the construction plans to La Cumbre Mutual Water Company (La Cumbre) staff for plan check. La Cumbre staff will review plans to ensure that the design is in conformance with the La Cumbre’s standards and specifications. Any discrepancies in the plans, omissions or errors observed by the staff will be reported to the professional for correction. Any necessary right of way and/or easement documents shall also be prepared by the professional, submitted for review and dedication to La Cumbre.

Water Demand Calculations

Include proposed interior water calculations and exterior water calculations for project.
Water calculations must be given prior to receiving Can & Will Serve Letter.

Backflow Protection Device

An approved backflow device must be installed and approved by La Cumbre.  Backflow protection is required at all service connections on the premises.  An approved backflow device must be installed prior to receiving Can & Will Serve Letter.

Can & Will Serve Letter

After La Cumbre has completed its review of the construction plans and the applicant has paid all fees, a Can & Will Serve Letter will be issued to the applicant.

Fees

Minimum Fee for Residential Plan Check and Can & Will Serve Letter is $1,000.00.

Minimum Fee for Minor Residential Project (to be determined by General Manager) is $500.00.

Minimum Fee for Commercial, Golf Course or School Plan Check and Can & Will Serve Letter is $2,000.00.

 


 

CAN & WILL SERVE

APPLICANT QUESTIONNAIRE

To allow La Cumbre Mutual Water to serve our customers most efficiently, please complete the following questionnaire. If you have any questions regarding this form, please contact staff.

 

APN:_______________________ Service Address:________________________________________

Project Description: _________________________________________________________________

1. Does your project require a county permit? YES NO
     
2. Does your project involve a lot line adjustment, lot split, or subdivision? YES NO
     
3. Will you be installing fire sprinklers in any of the structures on your parcel(s)? YES NO
     
4. Does the parcel have existing water service from La Cumbre Water? YES NO
     
5. Does the parcel have an approved backflow device?
If an approved backflow device is not present, one must be installed prior to providing letter.
YES NO
     
6. Are you remodeling and/or replacing any existing structures? YES NO
     
7. Are you doing an addition to an existing home? YES NO
     
8. Are there any underground distribution or transmission pipelines or utilities? YES NO
     
9.Do you plan on doing construction or making any new improvements adjacent to,
   above or below, over, or in the vicinity of any La Cumbre Water
   (Example:La Cumbre Water pipelines, valves or vaults)?
YES NO
     
10. How many additional toilets, shower heads and faucets will result from this project?
     
11.What do you anticipate your increase usage to be due to this project on a monthly basis? YES NO
     
  • If you answered yes to question 2, please submit the tentative map
    that you are processing at the County.

  • If you answered yes to question 6 or 7, please submit floor plans of
    the existing & proposed house.

  • If you answered yes to question 7, please provide a site plan with
    the locations, type, and size of utilities lines on your property.

  • If you answered yes to question 8, please provide a description and
    drawing of the proposed construction/improvements.

Are there any other factors that may influence your application? If yes, please comment below:

______________________________________________________________________

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Owner’s name _______________________________ Owner’s Phone # ____________________

Applicant’s name _____________________________Applicant’s Phone # __________________

Email Correspondence___________________________________________________________

Applicant’s signature: _____________________________________ Date: __________________

An approved backflow device must be installed and approved by La Cumbre.  Backflow protection is required at all service connections on the premises. An approved backflow device must be installed prior to receiving Can & Will Serve Letter..

Thank you for taking the time to fill out this form.
This information will allow us to expedite your application.