Welcome to our website!  SWLCWPUD is located in southwest Lincoln County, Oregon, between the Cities of Waldport and Yachats and is bordered by Forest Service lands and the Pacific Ocean. 

Our Mission

Our Mission is to provide clean, safe drinking water delivered to your home.

District Profile

Elected Water District Commissioners and PUD Directors:

  • Donald Tucker – Chairman – Director
  • Robert Whitson – Vice-chairman – Director
  • Andy Bacigalupo – Treasurer – Director
  • Gary Hodges – Secretary – Director
  • Bill Turner – Member-at-Large – Director
  • Lee Parr – Director

Budget Committee Members: 

  •   Donald Tucker
  •   Bob Whitson
  •   Gary Hodges
  •   Bill Turner
  •   Larry Anthony
  •   Dick Esler
  •   Lee Parr
  •   Andy Bacigalupo
  •   Colleen Pedroza
  •    Victor Bayley

Water PUD Office Staff:

David Whitlock        Field Superintendent – Water Distribution Certificate Level 2  Water Treatment Certificate Level 2

Barry Arnold            Water Plant Operator – Water Distribution Certificate Level 2

Mike Dixon               Water Distribution – Water Distribution Certificate Level 2 – Water Treatment Certification Level 1 & Cross Connection Specialist

Zachary Forcier        Water Distribution – Water Distribution Certificate Level 1

Dolores Gutierrez    Billing Clerk

Megan Jones           Office Manager

Carla Young       Finance Officer      Bachelor of Science Degrees in Finance  & Post-Bac in Accounting

Contact Information






7740 Highway 101 N

Yachats, OR 97498

Mailing address

P.O. Box 368

Waldport, OR 97394

Electronic mail

General Information: Carla Young cryoung@peak.org
Webmaster: Megan Jones mjones@swlcwd.org

Field Superintendent: David Whitlock swlcwd@peak.org

Southwest Lincoln County Water PUD is associated with the following professional organizations:

Oregon Association of Water Utilities (OAWU)   http://oawu.net/

American Water Works Association (AWWA)   www.awwa.org

Special Districts Association of Oregon (SDAO)  http://sdao.com/