Serving our communities

You know Helix Water District as your local water provider who delivers drinking water to your homes and businesses every day. Did you also know that we have over 100 years of commitment to serving our customers as a local public agency?Our staff and board members are...

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Thank You Veterans

This is a military town and it’s likely you know a veteran – a family member, friend, neighbor or coworker. Each year, approximately 15,000 personnel from the Navy and Marines conclude their military careers in San Diego. All of us at Helix Water District would like...

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12 water efficient ideas for your front yard

November and December are planting season! Right now is the best time of year to replace thirsty turf and plants with stylish, water efficient plants that will increase your home's curb appeal and decrease your water bill. If you're not sure what to plant, or how to...

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Fall Back on Sunday

And, adjust your irrigation settings. This Sunday, November 4, marks the end of daylight savings time. After you set your clocks back, take a few minutes and also adjust your irrigation timer.After all, since the days are shorter and the weather is finally cooler,...

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Come to Our Nov. 7 Landscape Design Workshop

Learn how to transform your yard into a beautiful, water-saving landscape at our FREE, 3-hour WaterSmart Landscape Design Workshop on Wednesday, November 7, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. This is the first time we have offered this popular workshop on a weeknight -- for...

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Lake Jennings featured on NBC

From NBC -- An uncommon partnership has turned struggle into success in Lakeside. The 3 billion-gallon Lake Jennings Reservoir in East County, managed by the Helix Water District, is now a popular fishing and camping destination. That hasn't always been the case....

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$25 Rain Barrels – Reserve Yours by Oct. 28

The County of San Diego Watershed Protection Program and Solana Center for Environmental Innovation have teamed up to offer discounted rain barrels. Rain barrels are a great way to conserve water, prevent pollution runoff, and can help lower your water bill. Place...

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Nov. 3 — Autumn Fest & Plant Sale

The Water Conservation Garden's annual Autumn Fest & Plant Sale is Saturday, November 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. In addition to thousands of plants at once-a-year prices, the event includes: Live entertainment Craft vendors Food Trucks Plant sales Kids activities...

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Helix Helps at La Mesa Park Appreciation Day

Saturday, October 13, was La Mesa Park Appreciation Day and the City of La Mesa welcomed volunteers to pitch in and spruce up 14 parks throughout the city. Helix Helps was at Harry Griffen Park, which sits on top of Grossmont Reservoir, Helix's 30 million gallon...

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Water needs a new generation of professionals

October 6-14, 2018 is California's second annual Water Professionals Appreciation Week, and Helix is launching the week with our Helix Water Talks event on October 6 at the district's Nat L. Eggert Operations Center in El Cajon. Helix Water Talks events offer...

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A luxe landscape for less: 5 ideas to save money

From Garden Design Magazine -- With all of the beautiful projects shown online and in magazines, it’s not hard for your taste level to outstrip your budget. How do professional designers handle this challenge? By cleverly reusing existing materials, amping up the star...

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