SJRA’s vision is be a trusted leader in the management of the water resources of the San Jacinto River Basin.


SJRA’s mission is to:

  • assure long-term water supplies
  • provide safe drinking water, raw water, and wastewater treatment services
  • protect source water quality
  • coordinate regional flood planning
  • inform and engage the public on a wide range of water resources management topics


SJRA believes that the following principles are the fundamental values that guide how members of the organization conduct themselves in a pursuit of the mission and vision of the organization.  The following guiding principles provide an ethical framework for decision making and action:

  • focus on our customers and stakeholders
  • treat each customer, employee, and vendor with dignity and respect
  • value each employee, their work, and their commitment
  • be truthful, trustworthy, and transparent
  • be knowledgeable and diligent in the performance of our duties
  • use financial resources efficiently and responsibly
  • be accountable for our performance
  • continuously improve our performance
  • ensure that our systems that provide our services remain viable for future generations
  • be prepared for and respond effectively in emergencies
  • support water conservation and environmental stewardship