Monte Vista Water District e-Waterline

Water Saving Tip:

Put 2-4 inches of mulch around bushes, trees and shrubs. You'll save 20-30 gallons per day per 1,000 square feet!

In This Issue:


May 2, 2014

The e-Waterline is a publication of Monte Vista Water District.

District News

2014 Bruce J. Lance, Jr. Water Scholarship Award

Carina Javalera and Seleste Saldana of Montclair High School have been awarded the 2014 Bruce J. Lance, Jr. Water Scholarship. Congratulations, Carina and Celeste! The $500 scholarships were created by the Board to recognize Lance for his 44 years of extraordinary service to the District and the community as the District's General Counsel. More...

District Responds to Statewide Drought

In response to Governor Brown's declaration of a statewide drought, the Monte Vista Water District Board of Directors passed Resolution 676-14 recognizing the drought and asking customers to continue their successful conservation efforts by implementing water use efficiency "best practices" and increased participation in rebate and incentive programs. For more information on how you can save water, we invite you to visit the Save Our Water website at More...

Get a FREE Weather Based Irrigation Controller!

Save up to 30% more water on your landscape! Must be a single-family home, have more than 1,500 sq. ft. of landscape, and be replacing a non-weather based controller. More...

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Watch the Water

FREE Regional Residential Landscape Surveys and Retrofit Program

How can I save up to 30% more water on my Landscape?

FREE Regional Residential Landscape Surveys and Retrofit Program

Program Provides:

  • Retrofit of the existing sprinkler nozzles with new high-efficiency nozzles
  • Retrofit of the existing irrigation controller with a new "Smart" controller
  • Assistance with programming the "Smart" controller
  • Evaluation of how water is being used at the home, and recommendations for improvement


Turf Removal Program Available for CII Customers!

Commercial, Industrial and Institutional customers can now take advantage of a NEW turf removal program! Turf grass is one of the most water-intensive plants in your landscape. Its high water use and frequent maintenance make it a time-consuming and expensive landscape option. To help with turf removal projects, rebates are available for $1.00 or more per square foot of turf removed. More...

Inland Empire Garden Friendly

Check out the Inland Empire Garden Friendly website, a tremendous regional resource for introducing Inland Empire friendly plants to your landscape! The website lists upcoming events, workshops, and plant sales, as well as plant lists and local demonstration gardens.  More...

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