Community

Life in East County

Our facilities and programs make life in East County even better. Scroll down to see what we do for the communities we serve.

LAKE JENNINGS

Lake Jennings is where we store imported water before it goes to our treatment plant. It’s also the best place to go camping, with tipi, kayak and boat rentals, and renowned fishing.

THE GARDEN

We partnered with Otay Water District to build The Water Conservation Garden, and we continue to provide funding, so you can see the beauty of water efficient landscaping.

HARRY GRIFFEN PARK

Not many people know that Harry Griffen Park sits on top of our largest reservoir tank, and that we help fund the park’s maintenance.

SCHOOL PROGRAMS

We show thousands of elementary school students each year how we treat drinking water and how to conserve.

HELIX WATER TALKS

Helix Water Talks is our new series of facility tours and panel discussions to give customers an inside look at how we provide a safe and reliable water supply – from the science and engineering to policies and operations.

HELIX HELPS

We support our employees who take an interest in a good cause in a community we serve, especially when that cause benefits our water supply and water quality. If you see people wearing matching “Helix Helps” t-shirts, that’s us.

WATER POLICY WATCH

Subscribe to our news blog and we will inform you of water policies that you may want to support or oppose with a phone call to Sacramento.

NEED A SPEAKER?

We are available anytime to speak about our water supply, water conservation and other strategies to secure a safe and reliable water supply. Call Public Affairs at 619-466-0585 or send us an email.

Setting standards of excellence in public service.

We are responsible for the safety, quality and reliability of the drinking water for over 273,000 people in San Diego's East County.

© 2017 Helix Water District

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