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OMWD Welcomes Entries in 2020 WaterSmart Landscape Contest

Olivenhain Municipal Water District invites residents with water-efficient gardens to enter the 2020 WaterSmart Landscape Contest. The winning landscape will receive $250. The deadline to apply is April 27, and applications […]

Pipeline Construction Scheduled to Begin Along North El Camino Real Next Week

Olivenhain Municipal Water District will begin construction to replace aging water infrastructure in El Camino Real the week of March 23. To reduce traffic impacts, all work will take place at […]

North County Water Agencies Host World Water Day Celebration on March 21

Members of the community are invited to join several North County water agencies at a World Water Day celebration on Saturday, March 21. This free event will take place from 9:00 […]

Discover Climate-Appropriate Plants to Suit Your Landscape at a Free Workshop on March 24

Olivenhain Municipal Water District and San Dieguito Water District are offering a free workshop to assist residents in selecting climate-appropriate plants for their landscapes. The workshop will be held Tuesday, March […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District and Leucadia Wastewater District Team up to Conserve Drinking Water

Beginning this week, Olivenhain Municipal Water District and Leucadia Wastewater District are reducing potable water use by switching to recycled water to flush sewer lines in their service areas. With the […]

OMWD Invites Fourth Graders to Enter Annual Water-Smart Art Contest

Olivenhain Municipal Water District encourages fourth-grade students living or attending school within its service area to enter by April 6 the annual poster contest hosted by North County water agencies. Since […]

OMWD Invites Teachers to Apply for Field Trip Grant

OMWD invites fourth-grade through eighth-grade teachers living or teaching within OMWD’s service area to apply for the California Special Districts Association San Diego Chapter’s Field Trip Grant by March 16. The […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Recognized for Community Engagement

On January 25, Olivenhain Municipal Water District received the “Community Engagement & Outreach Program of the Year” award from the San Diego section of the California Water Environment Association during the […]

Olivenhain Municipal Water District Continues to Go Green by Expanding Use of 100 Percent Renewable Energy

At its January board meeting, Olivenhain Municipal Water District’s Board of Directors approved a two-year contract extension with 3 Phases Renewables, ensuring that OMWD is on track to use 100 percent […]

Water Districts Host Rain Barrel Sale

To encourage water conservation and reduce runoff that can carry pollutants into local waterways and beaches, Olivenhain Municipal Water District has partnered with San Dieguito Water District and Santa Fe Irrigation […]