H2O for HOAs Educational Event

The City of Laguna Niguel partners with the neighboring Cities of south Orange County well as Water Districts in the region to provide FREE events called “H2O for HOAs”.

These educational events are designed for the Home Owners Associations (HOA) board members, community managers, and professional landscapers.

Educational presentations and exhibits inform participants of the opportunities for saving water and eliminating irrigation and urban runoff, as well as the best practices and techniques available to the HOAs for compliance with the State mandatory regulations on protecting water quality. The event's programs also include practical how-to discussions, exhibitor booths, information on program and project implementation, rebates, and water management tools.

If you are interested in attending future free H2O for HOAs events FREE of charge, please complete the online registration form for our next event linked below.

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Hal Ghafari at (949) 362-4384 or at hghafari@CityofLagunaNiguel.org.

Events Information Summary

Title:                                                    H2O for HOAs

Format:                                               Seminar Presentations; Exhibitors Booths

Subjects:

  • Over-Irrigation Prevention
  • Water Saving Methods and Techniques
  • HOA Water usage Management 
  • Integrated Pest Management and Water
  • Storm Water Rules and Regulations Compliance

Who Should Attend:

  • Home Owners Associations Board Members
  • Community Managers
  • Professional Landscape Contractors

Next Event

Date: Thursday, October 25th

Time: 08:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Norman P. Murray Center, 24932 Veterans Way, Mission Viejo, CA 92692

Participants: Cities of Aliso Viejo, Dana Point, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, and Mission Viejo, as well as El Toro, Moulton Niguel, Santa Margarita Water Districts, South Coast Water District

Register HERE 


Previous Events

April 26, 2018; City of Laguna Niguel City Hall

The last H2O for HOAs event was held at the City of Laguna Niguel City Hall on Thursday, April 26, 2018

8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Attended by more than 70 HOA Board Members, Community Managers and Professional Landscape Contractors, the event was considered very successful and informative  based on the surveys completed by the participants.  Below are the presentations and videos of the event along with pictures of the exhibitor’s booths.

Presentations

City of Laguna Niguel - Mayor’s Welcome

Mayor Gennaway, City of Laguna Niguel

Video


MNWD Remarks

Joone Lopez, Moulton Niguel Water District

Video


Stormwater BMP Presentation

Joe Ames, City of Mission Viejo

Video

Presentation

Water Efficiency Presentation

Lindsey Stuvick, Moulton Niguel Water District

Video

Presentation

Integrated Pest Management

Cheryl Wilen, UC Cooperative Extension

Video

Presentation

Native Plants

Kristen Wernick, California Native Plant Society

Video

Presentation

Horticulture/Landscape Design BMPs

Jodie Cook, My Avant Garden

Video

Presentation

A full-length video of all presentations of the event is available here.

Exhibitors

Representatives from the following organizations and firms were available to answer questions:

Pictures of the event are available here.