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March 12, 2015   
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Discounts Offered During National Fix a Leak Week
Connect with the Water Authority and Member Agencies at Events Countywide
Garden Friendly Plant Fairs this Saturday in Poway and Oceanside
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Discounts Offered on Leak-Stopping Services During National
Fix a Leak Week     

Water Authority partners with the
Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association
of San Diego to offer discounts 

With the potential for water supply reductions increasing with every dry day in the Sierra Nevada, the Water Authority and its member agencies have partnered with the local chapter of the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors Association to help residents and businesses save water and money during national Fix a Leak Week, March 16-22.

Participating association members will offer a 10 percent discount up to $100 during Fix a Leak Week on all products and services related to fixing leaks at homes and businesses in the San Diego region. No application is necessary; just mention the Water Authority partnership when scheduling an appointment. More information is at www.phccsd.org/Consumers.html.



Connect with the Water Authority
and Member Agencies
at Events Countywide    

Toilet leak detection tablets, conservation materials, and information on rebate programs available 

March 14 

St. Patrick's Day Parade and Festival

Balboa Park

Click here for more information


The Water Authority will celebrate Fix a Leak Week by giving away toilet leak detection tablets at the festival from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  


March 14 
World Water Day Festival
Agua Hedionda Lagoon
 1580 Cannon Rd, Carlsbad
9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Click here for more information 

Toilet leak detection tablets and water conservation information will be distributed from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 
March 16
Fix a Leak Week Classes
Encinitas Community Center
1140 Oakcrest Park Drive, Encinitas

A session on how to find and fix indoor leaks is from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., and a session on troubleshooting outdoor leaks is from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 


March 18

Common Leaks Found in Homes and How to Fix Them 

Oceanside Civic Center Community Rooms

300 North Coast Highway, Oceanside  

10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 


From 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. a licensed plumber from Green Plumbers USA will discuss the most common leaks found in homes, how to identify them and how to fix them. Call (760) 435-5802 to reserve a spot, or email esteward@ci.oceanside.ca.us.


For more information about national Fix a Leak Week, go to www.sdcwa.org/fixaleakweek.

Plant Fairs this Saturday
in Poway and Oceanside  

San Diego County Garden Friendly Plant Fairs feature discounts on more than 20 types of water-efficient plants, selected by a panel of experts for the San Diego region. The next fairs are March 14 from 8 a.m. to noon at the following locations:

The Home Depot, 12175 Tech Center Drive, Poway 


The Home Depot, 3838 West Vista Way, Oceanside


Industry experts will provide customers with information about water-efficient irrigation supplies and how to select and plant low-water-use plants appropriate for the San Diego region. The Home Depot certified nursery consultants will host informative how-to workshops, and local retail water agency staff will also be on hand with information about water conservation programs and services.


More plant fairs are scheduled on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon throughout the spring. To view the full schedule, go to watersmartsd.org/garden-friendly-plant-fairs.

The San Diego County Water Authority works through its 24 member agencies to provide a safe and reliable water supply to support the region's $206 billion economy and quality of life of 3.1 million residents.