25 percent complete
After one year of construction, the desalination plant being built in Carlsbad is 25 percent complete. Once it is completed in 2016, the plant will be the largest of its kind in the western hemisphere and will help reduce reliance on imported water along with many other benefits. This accomplishment has received recent news coverage.
Vallecitos declares Drought Response Level 1 - Drought Watch
To further assist water-starved areas of the state and help maintain existing water reserves, Vallecitos recently followed the lead of wholesaler San Diego County Water Authority and enacted Drought Response Level 1 calling for increased voluntary conservation efforts.
Vallecitos earns 2013 ‘Collection System of the Year’ honors
Vallecitos Water District was recently named 2013 ‘Collection System of the Year’ by the California Water Environment Association.
Vallecitos' wholesaler seeks increased voluntary conservation
Action was taken to provide relief for other areas of the state more immediately affected by the drought and protect storage reserves.
Drought update: San Diego region’s water supplies remain adequate despite statewide drought
Dry conditions underscore the value of regional investments in water supply diversification, water-use efficiency.