water-fountain-875_cdc-creditYou bathe in it, drink it and cook with it, but do you know where your water comes from? Join Greater New Orleans Water Collaborative for a behind the scenes tour of the Sewerage and Water Board’s Carrollton Drinking Water Plant, Sept. 19 at 10:30 a.m. You must RSVP (see below).

Date: Monday, September 19, 2016

Time: 10:30 AM -11:30 AM. Arrive 5-10 minutes before to allow time to check in with photo id to security.

Location: 8800 S. Claiborne Ave. Park in the visitors’ parking lot (with the American flag pole in the middle) and check in with reception at 1935 Eagle Street. It is the white building with a green roof closest S. Claiborne.

What:   Chad LaVoie, Water Purification Senior Manager, will give a tour of the water purification plant and explain the purification process from start to finish. Questions welcome!

RSVP: Please RSVP via eventbrite. You will receive a security screening form, which must be returned in advance.