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NEW: Lawn Replacement projects must be completed by the beginning of Dec. to receive payment of Rebate. Applications will be accepted until November 15th, 2014.


Funding for the Monterey Bay Friendly Rebates has been depleted. Congrats to the properties that helped retain stormwater on their property though this grant program. Cistern rebates remain available through the standard Cal-AM - MPWMD Rebate Program. See Rebates tab for more info.




Appliance Recycling, PDF  

Rebate Program
As of Jan 1, 2014, some Commercial Rebates have ended. The Residential Rebate Program remains in effect. See the Rebates page for current incentives.

Stage 1 Water Conservation is in Effect
The Peninsula is now operating under Stage 1 of the Expanded Conservation Plan. Learn More »

Rainfall Status &
Regulatory Compliance Status
Rainfall during Sept 2014 totaled 0.19 inches, which is 50% of the long-term average. Learn More »

Revised Water Waste Definition, click here

Check for hidden leaks
Think you may have a hidden leak? Read the house water meter before and after a two-hour period when no water is being used. If the meter does not read exactly the same, there is a leak. Call a plumber as soon as possible to fix it.

Find other water-saving tips at

Profile Super-Saver
~ Monterey Bay Area Green Business Program
~ Precision Nails
Learn More »


Rainwater Harvesting 101 - November 5th, 5-7pm

Demo Installation- Rainwater Harvesting @ Earthbound Farms, November 8th, Morning- 9am - noon

Greywater & Rainwater Harvesting 101, November 15, 10am - 3pm


Materials from the Greywater Laundry to Landscape Class, PDF

In-School Education                     Water Awareness Month               Learn More »

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