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CONSERVATION
EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2014


CONSERVATION REBATES

Foothill Municipal Water District (FMWD) participates in a Regional Conservation Rebate Program through the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD).  Please visit www.socalwatersmart.com for eligibility and rebate application requirements and procedures or www.fmwd.com/conservation.aspx.  The following is a list of devices currently available in the FMWD service area:

TOGETHER, TOILETS & CLOTHES WASHERS ACCOUNT FOR APPROXIMATELY 45% OF THE WATER USED INSIDE YOUR HOME

 

REBATE

REBATE AMOUNT

LINKS

COMMENTS

Clothes Washers

$85 each

Qualifying List

Must have a water factor of 4.0 or less to qualify

Flow-Sensing Shut-off Device

$33 each

Application & Requirements

Flow sensing shut-off devices are useful tools to prevent water waste from sudden leaks by automatically shutting off the water when a leak occurs within an irrigation system, as well as within a home

Hot Water Recirculation System

$75 each

Application & Requirements

A hot-water recirculation system is a small water pump that works in conjunction with a plumbing system and a hot water heater

Rain Barrels

$75 each

Rebate Information

Guidlines for Harvesting Rainwater

Place & Maintain Your Rain Barrel

Minimum Size of 50 gallons

Rotating Nozzles

$4 each

Qualifying List

Minimum of 15

Soil Moisture Sensor System

< 1 acre, $80 per unit

> = 1 acre, $35 per station

Qualifying List

System Info

Eligible Soil Moisture Sensor systems must include a sensor, a calibrator and an irrigation controller

Toilets

$100 each

Qualifying List

Must be WaterSense qualified with a capacity of 1.28 GPF

Turf Removal*

$2 per sq ft

 

Turf Removal Application Except for CVWD Customers

Turf Removal Link for CVWD Customers*

Please follow the instructions after clicking on the link to the left

Weather-based Irrigation Controllers

< 1 acre, $80 per unit

> = 1 acre, $35 per station

Qualifying List

Only WBICs that are Smart Water Application Tech. (SWAT)-tested or EPA WaterSense certified qualify for SoCal Water$mart Rebates

(Funded by the Foothill Municipal Water District and the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California.)

NEW - Graywater System Requirements (Department of Housing and Community Development)

 

WATER CONSERVATION ALERT STATUS

To address any questions or issues regarding conservation, please email:
conserve@fmwd.com

 

OTHER CONSERVATION LINKS

Founded and incorporated in 1960, the Theodore Payne Foundation promotes the understanding and preservation of California native flora

The Garden Spot is a website sponsored by MWD that contains lots of information and tips on California friendly and waterwise gardening

Energy Upgrade California is a program of the California Public Utilities Commission in collaboration with the California Energy Commission that provides access to energy and water rebates