City of SR- Low water use and more

Mar 26, 2014 in Events

The City of Santa Rosa makes it easy for you to use less water by offering workshops, rebates & demonstration gardens. Check out their Water Use Efficiency page for complete information  


Graywater Workshops- March 28th- 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. & June 21st 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.”Laundry to Landscape”. In this FREE workshop, you’ll learn how to design, install, use and maintain your own graywater irrigation system. More info at City of SR- Water Use Efficiency Location: UFO 35 Stony Point Rd. S. R.



April 8th, 15th & 22nd- Low Water Use Landscape Workshop Series- The City of SR will pay you to transform your lawn to a low water-use landscape. Prequalify  to receive up to $250 through the City’s Green Exchange program by attending the first 2 of the 3 workshops. 

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April 23rd, Wednesday 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.- City of S. R. Drought Drive Up Pick up your FREE drought tool kit at one of three convenient locations. Shower bucket, faucet aerator, shower timers and more will be offered. More info at Drought Drive-Up Locations: Coddingtown Mall, Whole Foods parking lot or Finley Community Center 2060 W. College Ave. or Roseland Village Shopping Center 665 Sebastopol Ave.

Carry Out Bag Ordinance– A new ordinance has been passed that limits the use of carry out bags. The ordinance becomes effective March 21, 2014 and will be enforced as of September 1, 2014. More info at Carry Out Bag Reduction

Santa Rosa Selfie– S. R.’s Economic Development Division is asking for photographs of people showing their love for Santa Rosa. They will use these photographs for promoting Santa Rosa as a visitor destination and boosting local pride. They may be used on our website, social media, promotional videos or other publications. Just take a photo of yourself or have a friend take one of you holding a sign that says, “I love Santa Rosa” and then underneath write what you love most about Santa Rosa. Feel free to use a regulary 8.5X11 piece of paper or a larger poster board. Make sure the photo is will-lit and you’re fully clothes. More info at I love Santa Rosa Selfies  Send to:

We love S. R.- West End Neighborhood!

We love S. R.- West End Neighborhood!

Local Success- The West End Neighborhood Association sponsors are West End resident owned or West End/Railroad Square area businesses. As sponsors, they support our neighborhood activities and events. As loyal customers we help their businesses prosper. That’s micro-local success!

Kathleen Hoare is a  West End Neighborhood Association Sponsor

Kathleen Hoare is a West End Neighborhood Association Sponsor

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