• January 17, 2021

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EPWater updates CARES Act funds distribution for customers

With CARES Act utility assistance initiatives officially wrapped up, officials with El Paso Water reported that 2,437 customers received a helping hand with overdue water bills. “Seeing El Paso Water customers get back on their feet is important to us.,” utility officials shared Tuesday. “That’s $675,734 in financial assistance to our customers who have been […]Read More

EPWater expedites drilling of six wells

The next river water allocation from the Rio Grande is months away, but it is crunch time for El Paso Water to ensure the utility is prepared for an anticipated shorter river water season. In September, the Public Service Board approved the drilling of six additional wells to increase our groundwater supply as a proactive […]Read More

EPWater rolls out new ‘how to’ videos on water conservation

For many El Pasoans, daily life now requires work, dine-in, exercise and even school to be done from home. More often than not, that also means more do-it-yourself home improvement projects. To that end, officials with El Paso Water wants residents to conserve water, while saving money at the same time by performing simple upgrades […]Read More

PSB’s Mena offers health expertise as city, state begin to

As state and local leaders take steps to ease COVID-19 restrictions, Dr. Kristina Mena is helping to shape health guidance needed to reopen Texas and El Paso. The Public Service Board Vice-Chair for El Paso Water is a renowned expert in human health risk assessment and serves on several advisory panels offering health expertise to […]Read More

Video+Story: First Montana Vista homes connect to new wastewater system

Thirty-four years. That’s how long Montana Vista resident Abraham Rascon has been hoping wastewater system infrastructure would reach his neighborhood. On Monday April 20, 2020, that wait was over. “I thank God this day has finally arrived,” Rascon said. “We can now shower with lots of joy knowing our septic tank won’t overfill.” Rascon was […]Read More

Women make strides in EPWater workforce

As a heavy equipment operator for El Paso Water, Truck Driver Laura Chaparro-Casas is turning heads. It happens so often, Chaparro-Casas is no longer fazed by the double takes she gets while driving her Freightliner dump truck to and from a job site. What she does notice are the honks and waves from other women […]Read More

El Paso Water set to host DiscoverE-Building Curiosity

Next month, El Paso Water is hosting a free, family friendly event called DiscoverE – Building Curiosity. “We’re thrilled to be able to showcase engineering as an exciting career path for El Paso’s youth,” said April Lopez, water conservation specialist for El Paso Water. “We want to ensure that El Paso and EPWater have a […]Read More