The State Water Board took action last evening, continuing water use restrictions through October. Because of the tireless efforts of many water agencies throughout the region, our collective voice was heard. A climate adjustment is now part of the emergency drought regulations, which moves Roseville’s target from 28 percent down to 25 percent.
Come explore the good, the bad and the buggy at the free family Bird and Bug Bonanza event at the Utility Exploration Center from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 6. Enjoy fun activities as you get up close and personal with our local habitat and learn more about local wildlife. Enjoy the Creek Crawl, join the bug squad, gather around story time and play games to win prizes!
Following a several month rate case process, City Council approved a water utility rate proposal on December 16. As a result, Roseville water customers will see changes to their bill beginning February 8, including the elimination of the 15 percent drought surcharge. Customers interested in understanding what the rate increase is for their home can use our water rate calculator.
The Sacramento region reduced water use by 30 percent in 2015. For Roseville, it was a whopping 33 percent! Now that we have begun a new year, lets continue the great work. Not sure if your New Year's resolution including saving water but get our top four things you can do to continue the water saving trend!
Game day is just around the corner and that means greasy appetizers. When you’re done with your menu and meal prep, keep these playbook ideas handy to defend your sewer pipes, intercept grease and block the scraps. Together, this will result in a sure win and you won’t have to worry about overtime — or the call to the plumber.
Environmental Utilities still has funding available for water efficiency rebates. Residential and business customers that are looking to save water should consider these rebate opportunities because they translate into money saved during the conversion and afterwards as you begin to save money on reduced water usage.