The Palmdale Recycled Water Authority (PRWA) is governed by a five-member Board of Directors. The Board is made up of two members from the Palmdale City Council, two members from the Palmdale Water District Board of Directors, and one public member jointly appointed by the City and Palmdale Water District. All Directors serve one-year, renewable terms.
Directors from the Palmdale City Council receive no compensation. Directors from Palmdale Water District receive compensation as determined by Palmdale Water District. The public member director is compensated $150 per meeting attended and receives reimbursement for training expenses.