Helix Water Talks

Our Helix Water Talks series gives customers a behind-the-scenes look at what we do. Our employees lead the tours and explain how we treat water, how we deliver it, and how we and east county’s water supply have developed since our start in 1889. Scroll down to reserve your spots at our next event.

East County Advanced Water Purification: Join the Chat

2 p.m. on Thursday, March 3, 2022
5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 8, 2022

East County Advanced Water Purification (AWP) will use proven, state-of-the-art technology to purify recycled water and provide up to 30% of east county’s water supply. The project is a collaboration between Padre Dam Municipal Water District, City of El Cajon, County of San Diego and Helix Water District and is scheduled to go online in 2025.

Have questions? Join Helix Water Chats on zoom.com at 2 p.m. on March 3 or at 5:30 p.m. on March 8. We’ll start with a presentation, then discuss and answer customer questions. The presentation will explore:

– Advanced water purification (AWP)
– How this project will work
– The benefits it will provide
– Why Helix customers don’t have to worry about its impact on water rates

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The Annual Event Series

Helix Water Talks events are currently on hold to protect customers and employees from COVID-19.

Tour Our Operations Center

When
October

About the Event
Take a guided tour of our Nat L. Eggert Operations Center in El Cajon and learn from our employees how we operate and maintain our water distribution system.

Itinerary
8:30 a.m. / Coffee and bagels
9:00 a.m. / Welcome and overview
9:30 a.m. / Tour
11:00 a.m. / Optional Q&A

 

 

See Our Historical Photography

When
January

About the Event
See all three floors of our historical photography collection at our administration office in La Mesa, and take a walk through our history, which began in 1889.

Itinerary
8:30 a.m. / Coffee and bagels
9:00 a.m. / Welcome and overview
9:20 a.m. / Presentation on our history
10:00 a.m. / Tour of photography collection

 

 

Tour Our Treatment Plant

When
May

About the Event
Tour our R.M. Levy Water Treatment Plant in Lakeside, meet our plant staff, and learn about our water treatment process.

Itinerary
8:30 a.m. / Coffee and bagels
9:00 a.m. / Welcome and overview
9:30 a.m. / Tour the plant
11:00 a.m. / Optional Q&A

 

 

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