(Simi Valley, Ca) The City of Simi Valley has announced that residents and businesses are now eligible for a Turf Removal Rebate of $1 per square foot as part of the Metropolitan Water District’s new Landscape Transformation Program.
A rebate application requires a landscape plan that specifies water-saving plants and mulch and a design for efficient irrigation system modifications. Rainfall capture through infiltration into the soil or storage for reuse is also required. Residential and Commercial Transformation Program Fact Sheets and several short educational “how-to” videos are available here.
Specific rebate requirements and applications are available at www.SoCalWaterSmart.com and operators are available to answer questions in several languages at (888) 376-3314.
For local water use efficiency resources and requirements, including water wise gardening in Ventura County, city front-yard landscaping standards, home water use calculator, and more, visit www.simivalley.org/WaterConservation.