Report 2013-126 Recommendation 10 Responses

Report 2013-126: Antelope Valley Water Rates: Various Factors Contribute to Differences Among Water Utilities (Release Date: July 2014)

Recommendation #10 To: Quartz Hill Water District

To show water customers that they are attempting to keep rates reasonable, Quartz Hill Water District should maintain documentation to demonstrate any cost savings expected or achieved as a result of its cost-saving efforts.

Agency Response*

During each regularly scheduled Board of Director Meeting the General Manager written report includes a section that is called "Cost Savings" where any cost saving(s) that was observed over the past month is detailed and reported.

  • Response Type†: 60-Day
  • Completion Date: June 2014
  • Response Date: September 2014

California State Auditor's Assessment of Status: Fully Implemented


All Recommendations in 2013-126

†Response Type refers to the interval in which the auditee is providing the State Auditor with their status in implementing recommendations made in an audit report. Auditees must submit a response regarding their progress in implementing recommendations from our reports at three intervals from the release of the report: 60 days, six months, and one year or subsequent to one year.

*Agency responses received after June 2013 are posted verbatim.


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