Mesa Water District to Help Customers Address the Drought, Implement Water-efficient Practices Through Landscape Workshops

Water-Saving Landscape Workshops to Take Place May 10 and May 24

WHO: The Mesa Water District (Mesa Water) Board of Directors invites the public to attend two free workshops about water-wise landscaping.

WHAT: As part of the District’s water-use efficiency programs to help customers and the community be efficient with their water use, Mesa Water presents two levels of award-winning workshops:

  • The Basics workshop covers key points that everyone can implement in their own gardens, such as water-saving landscape designs, sprinkler system basics, waterwise landscape maintenance, and California Friendly plants; and
  • The Advanced Topics workshop builds on principles learned at the “Basics” workshop and provides an in-depth tutorial on rainwater retention practices, water-efficient sprinkler systems, irrigation controller management, and more.


The Basics – Saturday, May 10, 2014 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Advanced Topics – Saturday, May 24, 2014 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.


Mesa Water headquarters, Board Room
1965 Placentia Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627

HOW: Space is limited and filled on a first-come, first-served basis.  Workshops are provided at no cost to participant. To RSVP call 949.631.1200.


About Mesa Water

Founded on January 1, 1960, and governed by a publicly-elected, five-member Board of Directors, Mesa Water is an independent special district that provides water service to 110,000 residents in an 18-square-mile service area that includes most of Costa Mesa, a portion of Newport Beach, and John Wayne Airport. Mesa Water provides 100 percent local reliable groundwater to its customers due to the Mesa Water Reliability Facility. Visit, follow @MesaWater on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, email, or call 949.631.1200 to learn more.