Offer is ready: Casitas set to propose buyout amount to Golden State

Bill Warner, Ojai Valley News reporter

The Casitas Municipal Water District (CMWD) took another step Wednesday in its proposed acquisition of the Golden State Water Company’s (GSWC’s) Ojai service area. Meeting in a closed session at 4 p.m., the CMWD Board of Directors reviewed an appraisal of the GSWC holdings before voting unanimously to make an offer.

“I think it’s moving in a good direction,” CMWD Board Member Russ Baggerly said Thursday, “and it’s moving quickly.”

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