Thursday May 06 2010
City hosts water-conservation event
Free event teaches residents how to use water more wisely
Learn how to conserve water and use this precious resource more wisely during the City of Roseville’s inaugural Water Awareness Day Saturday. The free event features informative activities, booths and hands-on demonstrations. Find out how to troubleshoot irrigation, detect leaks and monitor landscape and plant health. Learn about new technologies, such as appliances, fixtures and irrigation equipment that promote water conservation. Green plumbers, local nursery owners, irrigation and landscape specialists, and master gardeners will be at the event to answer questions and offer advice. Local radio station 107.9 The End will broadcast live from the event, with prize giveaways. ~ Staff report ---------- Water Awareness Day takes place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Utility Exploration Center, 1501 Pleasant Grove Blvd. in Roseville. For more information, visit www.roseville.ca.us/savewater or call (916) 774-5761.