Governing Board

Board Meetings

Meetings of the Governing Board are held at Sweetwater Authority's Administrative Offices located at 505 Garrett Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910.

Meetings are open to the public, and agendas are posted the Friday prior to each scheduled meeting.   

  • 2nd Wednesday of every month at 5 pm
  • 4th Wednesday of every month at 5 pm

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

South Bay Irrigation District (SBID) Directors

Steve Castaneda
Division 1

Steve Castaneda

Paulina Martinez-Perez
Division 2

Paulina Martinez-Perez

Manny Delgado
Division 3

Director Manny Delgado

Hector Martinez
Division 4

Hector Martinez

Josie Calderon-Scott
Division 5

Josie Calderon-Scott

National City Directors


Ron Morrison


Ditas Yamane

Duties & Responsibilities

The Sweetwater Authority Governing Board, or Board of Directors, is composed of seven members. Five directors are elected by division by the citizens of the South Bay Irrigation District (SBID). Two directors are appointed by the Mayor of National City, subject to City Council confirmation. The Governing Board establishes policies and procedures for Sweetwater Authority operations.

Director Divisions

Board Policies & Procedures

The Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) Form 806 is used to report additional compensation that officials receive when appointing themselves to positions on committees, boards or commissions of a public agency, special district, and joint powers agency or authority.

Board Policies & Procedures and Other Documents

Government Compensation for Special Districts

The CA State Controller website publishes Government Compensation for Special Districts. Learn more about compensation information for Sweetwater Authority.


For individuals interested in serving on the SBID Board, see the latest information and filing dates on the County of San Diego Registrar of Voters website. Elections for SBID representatives are held in the November general election in even-numbered years.