As we settle into fall, our fingers are crossed that we are approaching a typical, rainy winter that will help replenish water supplies across California. But here in the mid-county area, we will...
"It's just a matter of simple changes to old habits. It's not hard to collect water run-off or re-adapt your landscaping, and the District will even help you with rebates!"
Marilee Westen, Capitola
"I enjoy meeting customers on waterwise housecalls. Everyone is so appreciative when we identify leaks, install free water saving devices and recommend ways for them to obtain rebates and save money. It's gratifying work."
Roy Sikes, Conservation Specialist, SqCWD
"We took advantage of the turf replacement rebate and we LOVE our new artificial turf yard and have saved a great deal of water and money.”"
Howard 'Boots' and Carm McGhee, Aptos
Water Quality is of utmost importance to the Soquel Creek Water District. We test regularly and are proud to report that the water provided by the District meets or exceeds established State and Federal drinking water standards.
"It's amazing how many beautiful drought tolerant plants we have access to in this region. It makes gardening at Gayle's such a pleasure."
Lesley Grainger, Organic Gardener for Gayle's Bakery, Capitola