Landscape contractors, HOAs and owners of large properties can take advantage of a new WaterSmart Contractor Incentive Program to help improve water-use efficiency, and save money through rebates for irrigation hardware upgrades.
Contractors, site owners and site managers must enroll by March 30. This program is being offered for a limited time on a first come, first served basis.
Qualifying hardware and rebate amounts
Smart controllers $35/station
High efficiency sprinkler nozzles $6/nozzle
Flow sensors $60
Drip irrigation $0.20/ square foot
Designed for commercial, industrial, institutional and agricultural sites
Minimum of one acre of irrigated landscape with no maximum limit
Must receive potable water service from a San Diego County Water Authority agency
Sites using recycled water may also be eligible on a case-by-case basis
Contractors must hold a C-27 license and have a commitment to water-efficient irrigation