The next Helix Water Talks event — on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at our Nat L. Eggert Operations Center in El Cajon — will offer a behind-the-scenes look at how our field operations crews maintain the vast water distribution system that delivers water from our treatment plant in Lakeside to 275,000 people in El Cajon, La Mesa, Lemon Grove and Spring Valley.


8:30-9:00 a.m.
Coffee and refreshments

9:00-9:20 a.m.

9:30-11:00 a.m.
Walking tour, presentations and demonstrations on:

  • Repairing water mains
  • Installing water service lines and water meters
  • Water meter accuracy
  • Helix’s water meter maintenance and replacement program
  • How customers can detect low-flow leaks
  • How we maintain multiple generations of infrastructure
  • The role of design and construction standards
  • Emergency preparedness
  • And more…

11:00-11:30 a.m.
Questions and answers

We encourage you to reserve your spots on the tour (up to four) as soon as you can, because our past Water Talks filled up fast. We look forward to meeting you.