Awards and Recognition

The City has won awards and recognition from agencies and organizations throughout the United States for its far reaching education program and its contributions to the water industry.

Global Water Awards

  • Global Water Intelligence Global Water AwardsWater Reuse Project of the Year  (2016)
  • U.S. Water Alliance U.S. Water Prize  (2015)
  • California Association of Sanitation Agencies Public Outreach and Education Achievement Award  (2015)
  • Public Relations Society of America San Diego/Imperial Counties Mark of Merit Silver Bernays Award, Public Affairs  (2014)
  • American Water Works Association Public Communications Achievement Award  (2014)
  • California WateReuse Association Recycled Water Community Outreach/Public Outreach Program of the Year  (2014)
  • Association of California Water Agencies Huell Howser Best in Blue Award for Achieving Communications Excellence  (2013)
  • San Diego Industrial Environmental Association Environmental Excellence Award  (2013)
  • Planning and Conservation League Dorothy Green Award  (2013)
  • California WateReuse Association Small Project of the Year  (2012)
  • California WateReuse Association Public Education Outreach Program of the Year (2011)