Can I apply if I have already started my project?
No, you must have living lawn in your park strip at the time of the pre-conversion visit. If you have already killed or removed lawn, your application will be denied.
I am renting or leasing. Can I apply for a rebate?
If you are renting or leasing, you must have the owner of the property apply for the rebate and be present at the pre-conversion visit. Rebate checks will be issued to the name on property's water bill.
Are multi-family residences eligible for this program?
No, this program is intended for single-family residences only.
What if my park strip is just full of weeds and the lawn is dead?
Your park strip needs to have living lawn to be eligible.
If I have a tree in my existing park strip, does it need to be removed?
No, we do not promote the removal of trees from landscapes; however, trees must be watered with the installed drip irrigation system following conversion.
Can I remove my lawn and just replace it with bark, gravel, or hardscape?
No, this program requires plants and drip irrigation to be installed. This rule is in place to follow local city ordinances.
I live in an H.O.A., can I still apply?
Yes, but it is your responsibility to clear the project with your HOA.
I am installing a landscape for a new home. Can I apply?
No, This program is only for exisitng landscapes with grass park strips.
How long do I have to complete my project?
You have 6 months after your application to complete your park strip project.