Fish-Friendly Seawater Intake Pumps!

Fish-Friendly Seawater Intake Pumps!

Water News Network: July 22, 2020 Photo: San Diego County Water Authority Three new fish-friendly seawater intake pumps, recently commissioned at the Claude “Bud” Lewis Carlsbad Desalination Plant, are among the most environmentally advanced intake pumps in the world....
Emergency Comms Improved!

Emergency Comms Improved!

Water News Network – July 21, 2020 New Helix Water District Connection Improves Emergency Communication East San Diego County firefighters and first responders will be better prepared to respond to emergencies due to improved communication capacity through a new...
SDCWA Hero of the Week

SDCWA Hero of the Week

Water News Network: July 20, 2020 The water industry is among the sectors that are classified as essential. Emily Fleming, Padre Dam Municipal Water District Customer Service Representative, is the Water Utility Hero of the Week. FULL STORY
Helix WD’s WaterSmart Landscape

Helix WD’s WaterSmart Landscape

Water News Network: July 16, 2020 Helix Water District recently completed a new demonstration landscape outside of its administration building in La Mesa. The project is intended to inspire and educate the surrounding communities to...
County Water Authority Hero of the Week

County Water Authority Hero of the Week

WATER NEWS NETWORK – June 22, 2020 The Water Utility Hero of the Week highlights essential work performed during the COVID-19 pandemic by employees of the San Diego County Water Authority’s 24 member agencies. Otay Water District Water Systems Operator III...
Rehabbed Manhole Protects Environment

Rehabbed Manhole Protects Environment

WATERNEWSNETWORK June 18, 2020 Vallecitos Water District crews sprang into action to repair and rehabilitate a manhole in danger of failing, successfully preventing a spill, which could have resulted in significant environmental damage. FULL STORY