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Mini Dozer saves money, manpower for Stormwater

The newest addition to El Paso Water’s Stormwater operations is earning rave reviews from staff members. The Mini Dozer, which cost about $130,000, can carry about a half-ton of debris and operate on an eight-hour battery charge. It also saves time, money and manpower, aside from making it safer for Stormwater employees who work to keep systems free of debris.
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Winterization tips can help you avoid costly repairs

With the arrival of cold winter temperatures, El Paso Water urges you to “Protect Your Pipes” to avoid a headache this holiday season.
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EPWater budgets focus on infrastructure, customer service, flood control

In two budget workshops in early November, El Paso Water President and CEO John Balliew rolled out budget proposals for a $490 million water and wastewater system budget and a $51.1 million stormwater system budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year.
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El Paso's water is safe to drink

Contrary to what you might hear in the news from other cities, drinking water is not a significant problem in El Paso. There is no lead in the source waters used for El Paso's drinking water, nor is there lead in the pipelines that carry water through the city or the service lines that lead into businesses and homes.
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EPWater employee ambassadors engage public

On many weekends, it’s easy to find El Paso Water employees out in the community, acting as employee ambassadors for the utility. It’s a role many of them relish.
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UTEP students gain real-life experience at El Paso Water project site

For many students nothing is more valuable than learning from real-life scenarios. That's why El Paso Water and The University of Texas at El Paso have forged a strong relationship that allows students to visit project sites to offer them a peek at work related to water, engineering, conservation, infrastructure and much more.
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Rio Research Roundup gives El Paso students a river of information about water quality

El Paso Water collaborated with the Rio Grande International Study Center (RGISC) on Thursday, Oct. 12, to host the 2017 Rio Research Roundup, a bi-national event that teaches students about water quality by having them collect and analyze samples from the Rio Grande.
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Sandbag Distribution Program Moves to Regular Schedule

The summer sandbag distribution schedule ends Sunday, Oct. 1, when EPWater closes the four regional sandbag sites.
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Water industry experts mark desalination plant's 10th anniversary

Employees, legislators and industry experts gathered to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Kay Bailey Hutchison Desalination Plant and its ushering of El Paso Water as a front runner in the industry.
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We Take Water Quality Seriously

El Paso Water places the highest priority on water quality, and the release of the 2016 Drinking Water Report gives us the opportunity to share what we do to guarantee a healthy and safe water supply for El Paso.
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Are you tired of being on hold? Try these options

We apologize for the inconvenience, and we have implemented automated system improvements to shorten your wait time. We need your help to make the improvements a success.
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EPWater does not endorse pipeline protection programs

El Paso Water has received several inquiries about companies offering programs that cover the cost of emergency repairs to water and sewer service lines. El Paso Water is not affiliated with these companies and does not endorse the companies or their programs. Furthermore, El Paso Water does not require customers to obtain pipeline protection coverage.

Customers who are considering purchasing pipeline protection coverage from private companies are advised to read the information carefully before making a decision.

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