Gasparilla Island Water Association, Inc. (GIWA) is a non-profit membership owned water and sewer utility organized in 1966 through the efforts of the Boca Grande Women's Club to obtain a suitable supply of drinking water for Gasparilla Island (Boca Grande). The members of GIWA are property owners on Gasparilla Island and the Boca Grande Causeway that are connected to GIWA's water and sewer system.
The affairs of GIWA are managed by a volunteer Board of Directors consisting of nine (9) members of the corporation. The current Board of Directors are as follows:
David McHugh, President Bill Caldwell, Vice-President Mike Holmes, Treasurer Patty Seidensticker, Secretary Kathleen Turner, Director Joe Anderson, Director Tom Shaffer, Director Terry Bisset, Director Bob Marini, Director
CODERED EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION
GIWA utilizes an emergency communication network provided by CodeRED which allows us to quickly notify our members of an emergency such as a precautionary boil water notice via telephone calls, text and or e-mail messages. In order for this notification to reach everyone, we need our members to sign up for their preferred methods of notification. If you have not aleady done so, please follow the link below to sign-up: