The Town of Los Gatos has teamed up with the Santa Clara Valley Water district to offer a Water Savings Distribution Center at our Parks & Public Works Department! Residents can now get their drought gear between the hours of 8:00am to 1:00pm, Monday through Friday, at the following address:
Town of Los Gatos
Parks & Public Works Department
41 Miles Avenue
Los Gatos, CA 95030
Water Saving Fixtures The Town of Los Gatos will be offering the following water saving fixtures
Click here for the Drought Gear Flyer. For more information on the drought and ways you can save water, please visit: www.save20gallons.org or call the Water Conservation Hotline at (408) 630-2554.
Water-Wise House Call A Water-Wise House Call is a free home water use survey that helps identify opportunities where you can conserve water. Water-Wise House Calls are available for Santa Clara County residents and apartment managers Monday through Saturday, during daylight hours. To schedule your appointment today, please call (408) 279-7900.
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Rebate Updates & Programs Before purchasing equipment or beginning any project, customers should check eligibility requirements at: www.valleywater.org or call the Water Conservation Hotline. Certain restrictions apply and funding may be limited: Landscape Conservation Rebate Program Rebate for converting high water using landscapes to low water using landscapes is $1.00 per square foot. These costs may be higher in some cost-sharing retailer areas.
Landscape Rebate Program Several irrigation hardware rebates have doubled. Residents may receive up to $1,000 for landscape meters, flow sensors and hydrometers.
Weather based irrigation controllers are now eligible for a rebate of up to $1,000 per controller that serves 13 to 24 stations and $2,000 per controller that serves 25 or more stations. Rebates for controllers with 1 to 12 stations remain up to $300 per controller.
Graywater Laundry to Landscape Rebate Program
Rebates for residential sites that properly connect a clothes washer to a graywater irrigation system have doubled to $200. Please visit Gray Water for Landscape for more information.
Commercial Rebate Programs Commercial rebates are available for qualifying businesses, apartment complexes and schools in Santa Clara County for air-cooled ice machines, and connectionless food steamers. Rebates that have increased include:
Businesses that replace or update equipment which results in a measurable water reduction may receive a rebate of $8.00 per 100 cubic feet of water saved per year, or 50 percent of the project cost, whichever is less. That is double the previous rebate amount.
Connectionless commercial food steamers can earn a rebate of up to $1,000 per compartment, up from $485.
High Efficiency Toilet Rebate Program For more information on State's temporary High Efficiency Toilet program, please visit SaveourWater page
Residential High Efficiency Clothes Washer Rebate Program Purchase and install a qualifying Energy Star Most Efficient clothes washer and you may be eligible to receive up to $150 for a combined water agency and PG&E rebate. For more information or to apply, visit: www.waterenergysavings.com.
Submeter Rebate Program Mobile home parks and condominium complexes can receive up to $150 per installed submeter for changing from a master water meter to individual water submeters.