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Posted on: May 18, 2022

Water Safety: Get Ready for Summer

kids and instructor in pool

May is Water Safety Month – the perfect time to get ready for summer fun in the water. Whether you are spending time at a backyard pool or heading over to the Poway Swim Center, please keep in mind these following tips.

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Posted on: May 4, 2022

Poway Launches Water Safety Program

water watcher graphic with water safety ring

The City of Poway launched a Poway Water Watcher program to encourage residents to always have a responsible adult assigned to watch kids around the water – and do so without distractions. (View video below.) During a presentation at the May 3 c...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Poway Midland Railroad Celebrates Millionth Rider

Baldwin steam engine

On Saturday, April 30 Poway celebrated the millionth rider on the Poway Midland Railroad. Our honorary millionth rider was Conor, who has made it a practice – in his very young life so far – to be first in line to ride the train every ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

Water System Capital Improvements Update to Council

inside temporary water tank at Lake Poway

Construction is moving along for the two temporary water tanks being built on the Lake Poway ballfield to store Poway’s treated water while the city replaces its aging clearwell reservoir.

The temporary bypass system and clearwell replacement, along with a...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Apply Now for Poway CERT Academy

CERT member demonstrating hands only CPR

Trained citizens can help save lives. Poway’s Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program not only educates participants about emergencies that may impact their area, it also trains them in basic disaster response skills such as fire safety...

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Posted on: February 21, 2022

Ahead of the Storms: Poway Flood Safety

umbrella in the rain

San Diego’s rainy season officially began October 1. The City of Poway continues to provide free, unfilled sandbags and loose sand to residents to prepare for severe winter storms. These supplies can be picked up on Garden Road (at the parking lot across ...

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