As an owner or manager of an urban or agricultural business, you want to do your part to save water, but you’ve also got to make your budget balance. Good news: The Water Authority offers a number of water-saving programs that can help you do both. The programs listed below are designed to allow urban and agricultural businesses to achieve water savings through assessments, device retrofits and water-efficient landscape practices.


Programs & Incentives

Incentives and services offered by the Water Authority and local water agencies may help offset the costs of becoming WaterSmart.

Case Studies

Check back often for more case studies.

City of Santa Monica Garden-Garden Project
  CHALLENGE Santa Monica city officials wanted to showcase the benefits of water-wise landscaping compared to conventional landscaping in way...
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Kearny Mesa Commercial Site
CHALLENGE Headquartered in San Diego, Solar Turbines Inc. (a subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc) manufactures industrial gas turbines for electric...
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Poway Commercial Site
CHALLENGE Owners of a two-acre commercial site in Poway, Calif., wanted to reduce high water bills and restore plant health.
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San Diego County Water Authority's Kearny Mesa Headquarters
It's one thing for the Water Authority to tell everyone in San Diego County they need to conserve water. It's something else to "walk the talk."
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Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens
CHALLENGE Stone Brewing World Bistro & Gardens, a popular craft brewery and restaurant, is located in North San Diego County.  Greg...
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