water conservation

Gardening View: When in drought

Mary, Mary, quite contrary, How does your garden grow? “There has been no rain And the ground is parched, What to do, I don’t know.” Alright, that’s ...

Drought is top of agenda for Folsom-Sacramento regional meeting

FOLSOM, CA - With California Gov. Jerry Brown officially declaring a drought, and Folsom Lake dropping more than 10 vertical feet in a month, local and regional leaders gather ...

What’s next for Roseville?

In a comprehensive State of the City address Wednesday that involved all five members of the Roseville City Council, residents got a peek into the city’s priorities for 2014, ...

Roseville not at drought stage — yet

The city of Roseville is asking all residents and businesses to voluntarily reduce their water usage by 20 percent now so stricter, mandatory measures won’t be needed in the ...

Roseville officials to residents: Conserve water

The city of Roseville urges residents and businesses to conserve water in light of low snowpack this winter. The city’s environmental utilities department recently received ...

Granite Bay man earns "Blue Thumb" recognition

Walt Slipe considers water life’s most precious commodity. The Granite Bay resident’s commitment to water conservation recently earned him the “Blue Thumb” designation by ...

Water future safe in state’s hands? I trust my Mom

Now that it appears the Legislature has a handle on the state’s future water needs, it’s time for all of us to suck it up. We’re talkin’ water conservation, folks. And not ...

Students design posters for water conservation

The San Juan family of water agencies, including San Juan, Fair Oaks and Citrus Heights water districts and Orangevale Water Company, recently partnered with local elementary schoo ...