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Project: City of Escondido - Membrane Filtration Reverse Osmosis Facility Construction Project

Description: The purpose of the Project is to provide local agricultural growers with a reliable recycled water source for agricultural uses, which would improve crop yield and promote positive economic contributions to the City. The Project will include construction of the Membrane Filtration Reverse Osmosis Facility with an ultimate production capacity of 2.0 mgd, which includes the construction as follows: a. Influent microfiltration or ultrafiltration feed tank, feed pump, auto strainer, backwash system, and storage tank. b. Reverse Osmosis transfer pump, cartridge filters, feed pump, and treated product water storage tank.

Reference Number: 3940PMD2001031

Implemented By: City of Escondido


Type: Infrastructure Improvement

Total Cost: $60,000,000.00

Project Status: Project Implementation

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 5/31/2023    Actual Completion:

Associated Counties: San Diego

Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC): No Located In Severely Disadvantaged Community: No

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Other State Funds4/19/2021$39,643,750.00
Prop. 1, Water Recycling4/14/2021$3,390,000.00
Prop. 68, Water Recycling and Advanced Treatment Technology4/14/2021$16,966,250.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Infrastructure ImprovementWater Quality Infrastructure  

Water Action Plan Target

Provide Safe Water for All CommunitiesAction Description


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