Strathcona Regional District water efficiency utility rebate program completed

The pilot program featured a toilet and a rain barrel/cistern utility rebate offer

The 2011 Water Efficiency Utility Rebate Program for residents connected to the Electoral Area D (Oyster Bay-Buttle Lake) and Craig Road water service areas has now ended.

The pilot program featured a toilet and a rain barrel/cistern utility rebate offer and was offered on a first come first serve basis to eligible residents while funds were available.

The pilot program resulted in approximately 50 replacements and installations within the community and the distribution of 18 high-efficiency showerheads.

Efficient water use and reduction of water consumption remain key objectives for the Strathcona Regional District.  As water efficiency initiatives arise, information will be published on the Regional District website (www.strathconard.ca).

The Strathcona Regional District (SRD) is a partnership of four electoral areas and five municipalities providing approximately 43,000 residents with 72 services including parks, liquid and solid waste systems, fire protection,