Does the City use recycled water?

Yes. Poway has a recycled water distribution system serving the South Poway Business Park. The water is treated wastewater intended for outdoor irrigation only. The City of Poway pipes its wastewater to the City of San Diego for treatment, where it is processed as recycled water. Recycled water is transported, stored, and distributed through separate purple colored pipes.

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1. Are turf replacement rebates available?
2. Where does our water come from?
3. Does the City use recycled water?
4. Can the City provide recycled water in other parts of Poway?
5. Can I install a gray water system?
6. Can I dig a well on my property?
7. Why is water from reservoir tanks and fire hydrants drained? Can it be used?
8. Who can I call if I observe water waste?