Water Purifying Facility’s New Building Wins Gold

A grand opening was held for Oceanside’s Mission Basin Groundwater Purification Facility Operation Building at 215 Fireside Drive, which was recognized for its environmentally-friendly design. The facility earned a LEED Gold certification and is the first such LEED certified project completed in Oceanside. The building earned the certification for its design features, which supported sustainable green practices including efficient lighting, ultra-low water use fixtures and large amounts of recycled content in building materials.