Efficiency Expo Open House 

Colorado Springs Utilities will conduct an Open House at the Mesa Road Conservation and Environmental Center (see directions below).  Drop by their free Efficiency Expo on Saturday, June 22 and meet with water and energy efficiency experts to learn money saving tips, tour the demonstration garden, experience fun activities, get help with home and garden questions, and enter to win prizes.

Learn how to make your home more efficient without sacrificing comfort and talk to CSU experts about rebates, incentives and other ways to reduce your bill.

Due to on-going construction which limits available parking at the Center, CSU has arranged for free parking at Coronado High School, 1590 West Fillmore Street, and will provide shuttle buses to and from the Expo.
  •  Enter to win a $1,000 gift card to Lowe’s or Home Depot, smart irrigation controller, smart thermostat, rain barrel and more!
  • Tour the Water Wise Demonstration Garden
  • Check out the electric vehicle show
  • Enjoy kids’ activities and safety demonstrations
  • Get hands-on with our smart thermostat, water and solar displays
  • Sign up for the do-it-yourself recycled rain barrel giveaway and workshop. Up to 50 barrels will be available to win, winners to be selected by lottery draw at 10:00, 11:00. and noon. You must be a CSU water customer, 18+ years old to enter a drawing, and present to win. A thirty-minute rain barrel workshop immediately following each drawing is required for winners and open for all interested attendees.
Learn how to make your home more efficient without sacrificing comfort and talk to CSU experts about rebates, incentives and other ways to reduce your bill.

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Directions to the Mesa Road Conservation and Environmental Center: 
  • From Centennial Boulevard, take 30th Street to the first left past Garden of the Gods Road (but not at the turn just past the gas station!)  The Center is approximately 1.5 miles on the left (look for the TALL flower artworks at the entrance).

  • From Interstate 25, take the Fillmore Street exit and proceed west to Mesa Road. Turn north (right) on Mesa Road and the Center will be approximately 1/2 mile on the right (look for the TALL flower artworks at the entrance).
Related Information

Whether you are new to the area or an established Discovery resident, Colorado Springs Utilities offers wonderful free resources that are very useful for lawn and gardening ideas. If you are interested in local landscape ideas, you can check out the Colorado Utilities offerings here.