Water Reliability is our Mission!
Our Mission is to provide a safe and reliable supply of high quality water to the communities we serve.
OFG Ribbon-Cutting at Cal State Dominguez Hills
West Basin Director Harold Williams and community partners from Cal State Dominguez Hills and Surfrider Foundation celebrated the unveiling of CSUDH’s largest Ocean Friendly Garden on campus during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 26. Several community partners discussed the importance of the water-saving garden in the midst of a historic drought, and Jimi Castillo, Spiritual Leader of the Tongva Nation, and his wife, Jeanette, were in attendance to bless the garden. Read more in press release.
FREE Water Education Classes in April
As California faces its fourth consecutive year of drought, join West Basin for one of its upcoming Water 101 classes, which provides a global, national and local look on current and future water issues. All classes begin at 7:00pm and light dinner is provided at 6:30pm. Reservations are required. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. See flyer for full details.
Thursday, April 2 – Water 101 Class and Twilight Tour
Edward C. Little Water Recycling Facility
1935 S. Hughes Way, El Segundo, CA 90245
Thursday, April 9 – Water 101 Class and Video Tour
Donald L. Dear Building
17140 S. Avalon Blvd. Ste. 210, Carson, CA 90746 -3rd Floor
Water Conservation Plant Sales at Home Depot
Save money and water with Home Depot and West Basin! Together, we are providing great discounts (3 for $10) on select varieties of low water-use plants. Participants will receive information on water-saving soils and high-efficiency irrigation technology. Help conserve during this drought by creating your own California friendly garden! See flyer for complete dates and details.
April 18 - Inglewood
May 2 - Torrance
May 16 - Marina del Rey
May 30 - Carson
June 13 - Hawthorne
Ocean Friendly Garden Workshop in Inglewood
West Basin hosted a successful hands-on workshop in Inglewood on March 21st, where residents helped to plant native and climate-appopriate plants at Inglewood Fire Station 171. To date, West Basin has built 11 of these demonstration gardens to serve as a resource for community memebers to replace their lawns with a water-efficient garden. See photos here.
West Basin Turf Removal Rebates
Turf's Up! Save water, time and money by replacing your water-wasting lawn with water-efficient California Friendly plants and landscapes. Receive $2 per square foot and help conserve water during this time of drought. To find out more on how to qualify, call (888) 376-3314 or visit www.socalwatersmart.com. For full details, see our flyer.