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District Manager


The General Manager is appointed by and serves at the direction of the Board of Commissioners being charged with the management, planning, and direction of the District operations.  Duties of the General Manager include developing long/short range goals, objectives, and strategies for Board approval; managing the District's water quality compliance with State/Federal regulations; developing the District's Capital Improvement Program; managing engineering and capital improvement projects; designing and implementing District policies to provide effective utility management for all District activities; develop and manage the District's emergency response/preparedness plans and procedures; represent and promote the District to District customers, the public, the media, state & local elected officials, and throughout the water industry; and resolve complex and challenging customer issues.

As indicated in the organization chart below, the District is organized into two units reporting to the General Manager.

Michael W. Grimm, P.E.
General Manager
Org Chart - Copy (2)