News from the Pipeline

What's New at EPWater

 

Sign up to receive our latest stories.


Crews working for El Paso Water carefully excavate a 24-inch main water line for replacement for the George Dieter/Rex Baxter project.
Replacing Water Lines is a Necessary Inconvenience
09/21/2018
Hearing about upcoming construction puts many on edge. That’s understandable. So why is repairing water lines a necessary inconvenience?
Read More
clear
A “Pure Water” team member sets up the trailer for tour at the WateReuse Symposium in Austin, Texas in September of 2018.
A close look at water reuse
09/13/2018
The award winning “Pure Water” advanced water purification trailer, developed by a team from Arizona, will make a one-day stop at TecH2O on Sept. 15 during the free Science Saturday event.
Read More
clear
EPWater President and CEO John Balliew (from left), Mayor Dee Margo, Arwen Lyle of Painted Dunes Desert Golf Course, Ina Lachmann of the Assistance League, Gerardo Gomez of EPWater, Armida Hernandez and Lisa Miertschin, both of the Assistance League pose with the $47,000 check.
$47,000 raised for Assistance League
09/12/2018
Shattering goal expectations of $30,000, 2018 El Paso Water Charity of Choice Chair Gerardo Gomez presented a check for $47,000 to the Assistance League of El Paso on Sept. 12 at the Public Service Board meeting.
Read More
clear
Loggers help EPWater detect and locate leaks. Photo by SebaKMT
Preemptive strikes by EPWater
08/28/2018
El Paso Water is on the hunt – for leaks. Since 2004, EPWater has purchased and installed thousands of sensors to track down leaks and make repairs before a main break can occur.
Read More
clear
International Water Quality Lab
Learn how high-quality water gets to your tap
08/20/2018
August is National Water quality Month. To celebrate, El Paso Water is highlighting the countless processes, tests and continuous monitoring we perform throughout our system to provide our customers with high quality drinking water.
Read More
clear
Hector Sepulveda, Water Plant Assistant Superintendent, led tours of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Desalination Plant for members of Leadership Texas.
EPWater welcomes Leadership Texas with talks, tours
08/16/2018
About 100 members of the 2018 Leadership Texas class visited El Paso Water on Aug. 13, eager to expand their knowledge about El Paso’s binational community, which collaborates on the management of the U.S. and Mexico’s shared water resources. As a result, members left with a more complete picture of the Borderland’s water supply strategies.
Read More
clear
Illegal Dumping campaign
Media campaign creates awareness
08/13/2018
Statistics show that the Don’t Trash EP campaign effectively raised awareness in El Paso about the consequences of illegal dumping. As a result, more El Pasoans know to call 311 to report it.
Read More
clear
Pico Norte Lift Station gets a face-lift thanks to EPWater
First impressions matter
08/02/2018
EPWater has facilities throughout El Paso that produce reliable, high quality drinking water. Others perform stormwater flood control functions with the vital task of collecting and cleaning wastewater from homes and businesses. Although they are necessary locations, they do not have to be unsightly.
Read More
clear
EPWater joins Nextdoor
EPWater joins Nextdoor
07/26/2018
El Paso Water has taken up residence on Nextdoor social network to boost the utility’s direct communication to the city’s neighborhoods. As the only public agency in El Paso on Nextdoor, EPWater plans to post emergency notifications as well as updates on construction projects and traffic impacts, which affect communities served by the utility.
Read More
clear
EPWater’s Shubert stood with representatives of the El Paso Fire Department, the National Weather Service, El Paso County Water Improvement District No. 1 and the Drowning Prevention Coalition to urge residents to take important safety precautions during summer monsoons and to Turn Around Don’t Drown.
EPWater, partners urge Turn Around Don’t Drown
07/17/2018
On July 16, EPWater’s Shubert stood with representatives of the El Paso Fire Department, the National Weather Service, El Paso County Water Improvement District No. 1 and the Drowning Prevention Coalition to urge residents to take important safety precautions during summer monsoons and to Turn Around Don’t Drown.
Read More
clear
EPWater's Ventanas Elevated Storage Tank
EPWater recognized for safe drinking water
06/28/2018
Only a select few Texas water utilities qualify for the prestigious Partnership for Safe Drinking Water’s Directors Award, and El Paso Water is one of them. At the annual conference of the American Water Works Association, EPWater was recognized for receiving the Directors Award for Distribution System Operations in June.
Read More
clear
EPWater honors The Shack as 2018 Conservation Hero
The Shack honored for mastering water-smart habits
06/15/2018
The Shack Wings & Brews Restaurant has always been committed to saving water, but the owners never thought they would be honored for it. Find out more about EPWater's 2018 Conservation Hero.
Read More
clear
Northeast Channel
New Northeast floodplain maps reflect progress in flood control, public safety
06/12/2018
EPWater improvements result in 5,000 properties removed from floodplain
Read More
clear

El Paso Water | All Rights Reserved | Powered by CivicLive | © 2018 West Corporation