WATER CONSERVATION

Did you know that Southern California's Water Reserve Levels are dangerously low? 
It is more important than ever to start taking water conservation seriously!

Check out the categories below to see how Lomita is saving water and how you can start conserving too!

Rainwater Rescue

Purchase a rain barrel to catch the rain and conserve water and get a $75 rebate through West Basin!  To see if you are eligible, visit the SoCal WaterSmart Website.  Click here for further information.

Landscaping

About half of the water used at the average home goes toward landscape irrigation.  Click here to learn about City programs focused on landscapes and other ways that you can conserve in your own yard. 

Water Wise Garden Recognition Program
Lomita's Drought Tolerant Demonstration Gardens
New Landscape Ordinance

Rebates

Click here for information on rebate offers for water saving devices.

Water Conservation Ordinance

Lomita enacted a new water conservation ordinance in 2009.  Click here to learn about the new requirements and to read the full ordinance.

How to Reduce Water Use

What does a 20% reduction in water use look like?  Click HERE to learn easy ways to reduced water use.

Other Water Saving Tips

  • Fix leaky faucets and you could save 20 gallons of water a day.
  • Use of broom instead of the hose to clean of sidewalks and driveways.
  • Check you sprinkler system for leaks and broken sprinkler heads.