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Parks Turf Transformation Saves 1 Million Gallons of Water

More than 1 million gallons of water a year is being saved by a City program which converts grass turf into drought friendly landscaping. Over the past year, City Parks workers removed grass from several sites and replaced it with water conserving options including drought … Continue reading »

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Free Eco-Landscape Workshop Nov. 19th

Learn how to conserve water through environmental design and easy techniques that can be applied to your home, yard, or garden. Find about the various ways you can start making these changes. On Saturday, November 19th, EcoLandscape of California will present the Eco-Friendly Workshop course … Continue reading »

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Outdoor Water Workshop at the Community Center, July 23rd

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Updated Water Regulations

The Stage Three Water Shortage has been lifted for the City of West Sacramento. During the past year of the drought, the City, residents and businesses were asked to reduce total water use by 28%. Together we saved over 31%! … Continue reading »

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April Drought Spotlight Honorees

Lynn and Steve decided in 2015 to transform their front and back yards on Tobago St. to beautiful water wise landscaping. Lynn is an avid plant and gardening fan and is a Master Gardener. Steve enjoys gardening and loves to grow vegetables. … Continue reading »

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March Drought Spotlight Honoree – Diane in Southport

While running through the neighborhoods of West Sacramento, Diane loved how much color and variety she saw in other people’s front yards. These landscapes seemed like inviting places to relax. Her lawn, however, was just a place to walk by. … Continue reading »

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Does Your Yard Have What it Takes to be in the Drought Spotlight?

The City of West Sacramento is launching the “Drought Spotlight” program to recognize residents who have made the change to a drought-tolerant landscape. The City will post a photo and a short description of the drought improvements to the Water Conservation … Continue reading »

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Learn to Fix Leaks at Water Workshop March 28th

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West Sacramento Continues Water Savings Trend

The City of West Sacramento reached a 19% reduction in water use for the month of December, contributing to a cumulative average savings of 34% from June to present. This exceeds the state-mandated 28% reduction target compared to the same … Continue reading »

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West Sacramento Water Savings Continue

Water use cutbacks in West Sacramento continue to look impressive. The city is in a good position to meet California’s 28 percent water reduction target, the official comparison between water use for June 2015-February 2016 and the same calendar months in … Continue reading »

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