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.
City of Escondido
Project Benefits a Disadvantaged Community (or SDAC):