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Cash for Grass Rebate Program

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Can we talk about the elephant in your yard? The one that keeps your water bill high and that you spend all that time mowing, feeding, and watering every week. The City’s popular Cash for Grass Rebate program will help you get rid of that water hogging lawn and replace it with a beautiful new California inspired garden The rebate is is available for all single-family, multi-family and commercial properties. It is the Santa Monica way!

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Cash for Grass Rebate - IMPORTANT INFORMATION  

Spray to Drip Rebate Program

Spray to Drip Installation

Replace your operational sprinklers in planter beds and hedges with highly efficient drip irrigation that delivers water directly to the plants. Save water, simplify your irrigation, and enjoy extra money in your pocket. This rebate does not apply to existing lawn areas.

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Rain Harvest Rebate Program 


Santa Monica offers a valuable service to help residents and businesses save water.

consultation-water Water Use Consultation A free service, one of Santa Monica’s water conservation experts will visit your home or business and provide you with specific ways you can reduce your water use and point you to incentives that can help.  Sign-up form
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Santa Monica has enhanced water conservation rebates.  Save water, natural gas and electricity with a new washer.


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