A company in Antioch is using CCWD's high-efficiency toilet voucher program to make free toilets available to District customers.
Southwest Environmental is making the 1.6 gallon per flush toilets available for free, and has a selection of models, including some with the dual flush feature that is gaining popularity and saves even more water.Here is more information on their web site:
You need to get a voucher from CCWD to get the toilet, and still need to have it installed.
One Customer Is Saving 1,633 Gallons of Water Per Day!
Take a look at this video of a Concord family that has made some simple changes, and are now saving a lot of money and an average of 1,633 gallons of water per day. The video is not even three minutes long.
Now Pay Your Water Bill With A Credit Card Online!
You can now pay your Contra Costa Water District bill online with a credit card.
It's an easy and fast way to pay your water bill. Take a look here.
You will need you account number to complete the transaction.
"Beat The Drought" Kiosks Now At Martinez, Brentwood Libraries
Our 'Beat the Drought' electronic kiosks have moved again, and are now at the Martinez and Brentwood libraries.
Stop in and take a look, both kiosks have water saving quizzes and games. You can even test your knowledge of Hollywood movies with water themes.
Classes Coming Up In September
The Ruth Bancroft Garden in Walnut Creek is a great place to visit and get ideas on ways to save water, and still have a beautiful garden.
There are a bunch of classes coming up in September, including one on ways to remove your lawn.