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Our annual water quality report is on our website

We posted Helix's annual water quality report on our website. There are five ways you can access it: It's posted on our Water You Can Trust webpage Or click on the Water Quality Report link under Your Account in our site's main menu Or enter the web address...

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Heat wave is melting Sierra snowpack

Photo: The American River in Northern California swollen with melting snow from the Sierra. The barrage of storms that pounded the Sierra Nevada this winter and spring added up to a snowpack that's massive. Amid a major heat wave all of that snow is now melting — and...

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Helix Helps at Clean El Cajon Day

This past Saturday, June 17, 2017, Helix Water District joined with community volunteers in the first ever Clean El Cajon Day at Wells Park.  Under the “Helix Helps” program, over 20 Helix employees, families and friends volunteered their Saturday morning to support...

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Photographers capture moments of local beauty

Winners named in annual Lake Jennings Spring Photo Contest. Have you ever imagined the beauty of intense light sparkling from a rippled lake surface… or the majesty of birds in flight, riding a cool breeze just inches above a glass-smooth body of water? ...

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Helix hosting Water is Life art exhibit thru June 20

Image: Water is Life poster by 3rd grader Melody Yu. Water is Life posters created by grade 3-11 students throughout Southern California are on exhibit in Helix's lobby through June 20th. The posters were selected from hundreds of entries in the annual Water is Life...

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Last stretch of cast iron pipe removed in Lemon Grove

Photo:  from right: Helix Boardmember Mark Gracyk, who represents Lemon Grove, Boardmember DeAna Verbeke, Board President Joel Scalzitti and Lemon Grove assistant city manager and public works director Mike James. Helix Water District Board President Joel Scalzitti...

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The drought is over — now what?

Photo: Sierra snowpack. Governor Brown declared California’s drought over on April 1, 2017 and last week, Helix’s board of directors rescinded the district’s Level 1 Drought Watch. While water supplies have drastically improved over the past year, we know that we’ll...

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Helix Helps at Clean El Cajon Day this Saturday

Photo: Helix Helps employees at the city of Lemon Grove's Community Cleanup on Earth Day. Join Helix Water District employees and their families this Saturday, June 17, from 9am-11am as they volunteer to help clean up Wells Park for Clean El Cajon Day. Clean El Cajon...

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Reserve Your Seats for June 10 Landscape Workshop

We have seats available for our WaterSmart Landscape Design Workshop from 9:00am to 12:00pm on Saturday, June 10th at our operations center in El Cajon. June is the perfect time to attend our workshop because it puts you on track for planting a new, water efficient...

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Helix Awards Scholarships to SDSU-bound Students

Each year, Helix honors two high school seniors who share our commitment to service, integrity and continuous improvement, and we award them $1,000 scholarships for college. The scholarships were endowed by Dr. Lillian Childs, who was on Helix's Board of Directors...

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