Welcome to Mesa Water District!

We are proud to serve as your local water provider since 1960. Our top goal is to deliver cleansafe and reliable water to your home or business at a cost-effective price.

I am honored to call Costa Mesa home for more than 25 years and to raise my family in our vibrant community. Our service area – which includes Costa Mesa, portions of Newport Beach and unincorporated areas of Orange County, including John Wayne Airport – offers cultural diversity, precious natural resources, a thriving economy and dedicated leaders in business, commerce, education and the arts. To keep our community healthy and strong, Mesa Water is committed to investing in and maintaining a reliable supply of safe water now and for the future. That’s our promise to you.

Thank you for the opportunity to serve you!

Paul E. Shoenberger, P.E.
General Manager

About Paul

Paul E. Shoenberger, P.E. brings more than 30 years of water industry experience to his role as General Manager of Mesa Water District, which he joined in 2009. Before that he served on the District’s Board of Directors for nearly nine years including three as President. A local advocate for water supply and quality issues, Paul currently serves as Chairman of the Orange County Groundwater Producer’s Group. He previously served on the Board of Directors of the Association of California Water Agencies (ACWA) and as Chair of ACWA’s Water Management Committee. Paul holds a Master’s Degree in Water Resource Management and Planning from Colorado State University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California, Davis. He is a registered Professional Engineer with the State of California.