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Water Conservation

The Daly City Water Department offers free water-saving devices, publications, rebates and school programs for residents, commercial users and students. Call or email Daly City’s Cynthia Royer for more information: croyer@dalycity.org or (650) 991-8203.  

Residential Indoor

Click here to view a listing of available water conservation devices.

Click here to learn more about the Clothes Washer Rebate Program.

Click here to learn more about the High Efficiency Toilet (HET) Rebate Program *Please note: You must call Cynthia Royer prior to the purchase of a new toilet so you will know if the toilet you are replacing qualifies for a rebate. Please call Cynthia Royer at (650) 991-8203 to pre-qualify.

Residential Outdoor
FREE Landscape Class- Parent/Child Water-Wise Workshop April 14, 2012 - Instructor Noelle Marquis will
demonstrate how to create a space for outdoor learning and play! Workshop attendees will visit the Bioswale site located in front of the library to see water conserving techniques.

Noelle Marquis owns and operates a permaculture based landscape design business. She enjoys creating beautiful and functional landscapes that maintains healthy soils, has natural play areas with edibles, and uses natives and water-efficient plants. She has been an environmental educator and gardening teacher for the past 10 years. Registration Required. To register, visit www.bawsca.org or call (650) 349-3000.  Click here to see the flyer.

WaterWise™ Gardening – The landscape guide is now online! The website features garden gallery photographs with hot links to plants that include both hardscape (patios, fences, gates, gazebos) and planting areas. It also contains a plant database for homeowners to find water efficient plants for their garden. To get started, click here.

Mulch Guide - A Bay-Friendly Landscaping Publication - Creating mulch from plant debris and using mulch is one of the most important Bay-Friendly landscaping practices. Click here to download your FREE Mulch Guide.

Gardening Guide - Click here to download your FREE Bay Friendly Gardening Guide.

Landscape Classes - Click here for updates and class schedules

Commercial Users

Click here to learn more about the High Efficiency Toilet (HET) Rebate Program **Please note: You must call Cynthia Royer prior to the purchase of a new toilet so you will know if the toilet you are replacing qualifies for a rebate. Please call Cynthia Royer at (650) 991-8203 to pre-qualify.

Large Landscape Water Efficiency ProgramThe program offers services for the development and monthly distribution of landscape water budgets for selected accounts and actual large landscape surveys to assess landscape watering needs. A key component of the program is ongoing monitoring/tracking of actual water use and estimated water savings for the sites surveyed.

Spray Rinse Nozzel Replacement Program - Free program to restaurants or residential community homes that serve meals. Please call Cynthia Royer at (650) 991-8203 to order one (or two if needed).

School Programs

Assemby Program - Elementary Schools are encouraged to participate in the Earthcapades Assembly Program. This is a free program offered to schools that wish to participate. Please call or email Cynthia Royer at (650) 991-8203 or croyer@dalycity.org for more information or click on the Earthcapades link.

Water Conservation Tips

Click here to view some helpful ideas for water conservation.