Utilities at Pillar Ridge
Pillar Ridge is in the Montara Water & Sanitary District (MWSD) which supplies water, sewer, and garbage franchise (Recology) to Moss Beach & Montara. Registered voters can vote for the MWSD Board of Directors, who sets or negotiates rates.
These services are sub-billed by Pillar Ridge on your monthly rent statement.
Monthly sewer rates for each fiscal year are determined by your water usage during the previous winter months (Nov 15 – Mar 15).
Garbage rates depend on the size of the gray trash container you have chosen. Check at the office for more detail.
Any issue you have with these services should be taken up with Pillar Ridge management.
Pillar Ridge owns and maintains the water distribution and sewer collection lines up to your utility pedestal. The connection from the pedestal to your home is your responsibility.
PG&E bills Pillar Ridge for gas by master meter. Pillar Ridge owns the gas infrastructure within the community and sub-meters and bills you on your monthly rent statement.
If you are eligible for low-income gas discount, apply to Pillar Ridge.
If you smell gas, notify Pillar Ridge Manager (650) 728-3389.
Be aware when digging in your yard, the gas lines are plastic and run through the back yards, as opposed to water/sewer lines which enter from the street.