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File #: 19-044    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Proclamation/Presentation Status: Agenda Ready
File created: 1/9/2019 In control: Board of Trustees
On agenda: 3/26/2019 Final action:
Title: 2019 Water Conservation Programs Update
Attachments: 1. Annual Report 2018
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SUBJECT: Presentation
Title
2019 Water Conservation Programs Update

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DEPARTMENT: Public Works
PRESENTER: Todd Fessenden, Public Works Director

STAFF RECOMMENDATION: Information only
Recommendation

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SUMMARY AND BACKGROUND OF SUBJECT MATTER:
As approved in the 2019 budget, the water conservation programs for 2019 include the following:
- Slow the Flow Outdoor Irrigation Audit Program
- Garden In a Box Program
- Flush for the Future High Efficiency (HE) Toilet Program
- High Efficiency Washing Machine Rebate Program
- Smart Irrigation Controller Rebate Program
Beginning in 2004, the Town of Erie partnered with the Resource Central to provide outdoor inspections for commercial and residential irrigation systems. The outdoor irrigation inspections are designed to pinpoint inefficiencies in an irrigation system which contribute to water waste, unnecessary runoff, and increased run-time and maintenance costs. This program is valuable in studying the irrigation water use in the town and provides a service to town residents. The program also me...

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