Lloyd W. Michael Water Treatment Plant ToursCVWD hosts public tours of our Lloyd W. Michael Water Treatment Plant annually, to educate customers about the many steps water goes through before being delivered to homes and businesses. No tours are currently scheduled. Please check back at a later date or visit the calendar section.
Residential Landscape Workshops
CVWD offers residential workshops focusing on water efficient landscaping throughout the year to help customers become more water efficient with their outdoor water use. Subjects covered include: water efficient irrigation principles, landscape preparation and design, and water savvy plants.
Visit the Calendar section or click here for available workshops.
Earth Day & Open HouseCVWD's annual Earth Day & Open House is held in April and provides fun and education for the entire family. This year's highlights include an online Trivia Kahoot challenge and a high-efficiency toilet raffle. For full details on our Earth Week event click here.
Water Savvy Garden TourCVWD hosts a Water Savvy Garden Tour every spring to showcase winners from its Water Savvy Landscape Contest and to inspire residents to install beautiful water saving landscapes. This year, the tour features 15 residential homes and other large demonstration gardens within CVWD's service area. Participants are able to see many varieties of water efficient landscaping and receive an abundance of resources to help them with their landscape projects. Learn more here.
Water Awareness Month
May is Water Awareness Month, a statewide campaign that focuses on educating Californians about the value of water in everyday life. CVWD celebrates Water Awareness Month through a variety of activities, including workshops, tours, and programs for students. Residents are encouraged to do a home sprinkler system tune-up during May, in anticipation of the warm summer months and increased water use.
For information about Water Awareness Month, call CVWD's Government & Public Affairs team at 909-987-2591.