Mesa Water District to Host Annual Water Issues Study Group

Mesa Water Provides Education Program At No Cost To Participants

Costa Mesa, Calif.; January 6, 2014Mesa Water District (Mesa Water) kicks off its 2014 Water Issues Study Group (WISG) water education program for adults on Wednesday, Jan. 29 at 6:30 p.m.  Mesa Water offers the annual WISG series – at no cost for participants – to District customers, community and industry members, elected officials, employees, media, and others interested in learning about local, regional, and state water issues.

Now in its 28th consecutive year, WISG teaches participants about critical water issues, local and state water history, future planning for reliability, and includes a tour of the Mesa Water Reliability Facility (MWRF), in a three-part series on  Jan. 29, Feb. 12, and Feb. 26, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  The first two courses will take place in the District’s Boardroom located at 1965 Placentia Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627, and includes a tour of one of Mesa Water’s reservoirs. The final course will take place at the MWRF, located at 1350 Gisler Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92626.

“The Water Issues Study Group is an educational program that provides immense value to Mesa Water’s customers, community members, and other key audiences,” says Mesa Water Board President James R. Fisler. “The program gives people the opportunity to learn from experts about important water issues that affects our local community, region, and state.”  

Since 1986, the WISG program has attracted over 500 participants.  Graduates and alumni of WISG are encouraged to share their water knowledge and expand their water awareness with others.  For information, or to enroll, or call Mesa Water’s Public & Government Affairs Department at (949) 631-1201.  A registration form is also available at MesaWater.org/wisg.

 

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 MesaWater.org, follow @MesaWater on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, email, or call 949.631.1200 to learn more.