Monte Vista Water District e-Waterline

Water Saving Tip:

While hand watering, focus on dry spots and pay attention to avoid runoff. You'll save 750-1,500 gallons per month!

In This Issue:


July 3, 2014

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

District News

July is Smart Irrigation Month!

Monte Vista Water District joins the irrigation industry in promoting July as Smart Irrigation Month. More...

Independence Day

To celebrate our nation's Independence Day, the District will be closed Friday, July 4, 2014. More...

Algae Blooms Affecting Taste of Water

Algae blooms in Silverwood Lake have affected the smell and taste of the District's imported water supply. Your water is safe to drink. The District has transitioned to a higher blend of groundwater, which should improve the water taste. We apologize for any inconvenience or concern this may have caused our customers. 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...

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Watch the Water

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...

Save our Water

Governor Brown's proclamation declaring a drought state of emergency is urging Californians to reduce their water use. Check out Save our Water, a website that provides updated information about the drought and ways to reduce everyday water use. The website offers indoor and outdoor water use tips, sprinklers 101, ideas for a water-efficient garden and more! 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...

Free Sprinkler Nozzles

Monte Vista Water District customers can now get Free Sprinkler Nozzles from local retail irrigation distributors. These new high efficiency nozzles, which use less water than conventional ones, help reduce runoff and can lower your water bill. Available while supplies last! 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.

Limit one per household. Must meet special requirements to qualify. More...

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