2023 Smart About Water Day: Materials Archive

Smart About Water Day is a free public event to keep the community informed about water management in the Truckee Meadows. Held annually on the first weekend of May, it is a friendly opportunity to interact with regional water experts and organizations that collectively help manage and protect our local water resources.

If you missed this year’s event on May 6, some of the materials displayed are listed below. If you attended and want to revisit information that is not included below, please contact us and we’ll help find the material.

And don’t forget to mark next year’s Smart About Water Day on your calendar, tentatively scheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2024!

Participate and Learn


Chalk Bluff Water Treatment Plant Tours

Tuesday, September 5 from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Tuesday, September 12 from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Tuesday, September 19 from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Tuesday, September 26 from 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Saturday, September 30 from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Come see how TMWA's team of highly skilled operators and scientists treat water from the Truckee River and produce high quality drinking water enjoyed by over 440,000 customers in Reno, Sparks and Washoe County. Participants must be at least 18 years old and physically able to climb stairs and walk on uneven surfaces. Space is limited. Reserve by emailing rsvp@tmwa.com.


Truckee Meadows Water Authority (TMWA)
City of Reno
Washoe County
City of Sparks