The Contra Costa Water District is offering rebates to customers who replace their front yard lawn and other publicly accessible lawns with water-efficient landscaping.
Program Eligibility & Restrictions
The program is open to residential, commercial and municipal customers in the CCWD service area. Restrictions apply, so be sure to read the Terms and Conditions (PDF), and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for more information.
Program is NOT retroactive. Projects underway or completed prior to receiving a CCWD Notice to Proceed are not eligible.
Rebate is $1 per square foot of lawn removed. Homeowners can earn rebates up to $1,000.
Commercial, multi-family, and municipal accounts can earn rebates up to $20,000 per account.
Lawns must be watered by an in-ground sprinkler system.
Lawn must be in front yard or publicly accessible areas visible to the public.
Plants must cover at least 50% of the converted area once fully grown.