How to Save Water and Make a Difference

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California is in a Drought and here’s how you can help! At the end of 2015, the City of Corona was 495,600,000 gallons short of meeting its mandated water reduction. The State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) requires Corona to reach a 28% conservation goal each month or face fines up to $10,000 a day. The City of Corona is enforcing compliance with Stage 3 of the Water Conservation Ordinance. Please ensure that your irrigation system is in compliance with Stage 3 regulations. Broken sp...

SoCal Water Smart Rebate Incentives to Decrease Starting Nov 11

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Rebate Incentives to Decrease Starting November 11! Due to an overwhelming increase in popularity with the SoCalWaterSmart rebate program, the Metropolitan Water District approved the following changes to the rebate programs which go into effect November 11, 2015: Toilets High-Efficiency Toilet rebates, in the amount of $100, will be offered through November 10, 2015.  A High-Efficiency Toilet (HET) is one that uses 1.28 gallons per flush or less. Starting November 11, Metropolit...

Save Our Water Rebates: New Statewide Rebate for High Efficiency Toilets

We have great news for Corona residents interested in reducing their indoor water usage!  The State of California Department of Water Resources (DWR) has started the Save Our Water Rebate program in response to the State’s historic drought.  DWR is offering a $100 rebate (not to exceed the actual cost of the toilet; while funding is available), for qualified U.S. Environmental Protection Agency WaterSense® certified high-efficiency toilets (1.28 gallons per flush or less).  This program offers o...

Water Main Break Quickly Restored

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At 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 19, a water leak was reported in the area of Border Avenue in Corona. Department of Water and Power (DWP) crews were immediately dispatched and attended to what was determined to be a main break on a 2-inch service line. The issue was quickly addressed and at this time, it is expected that service will be restored by 5 p.m. For questions or concerns, please contact Tom Moody at 951-830-2319 or email .

Turf Removal Rebates Exhausted | Deadline to Apply July 9

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TURF REMOVAL REBATE PROGRAM EXHAUSTS FUNDING | DEADLINE TO APPLY JULY 9, 2015 City of Corona’s Department of Water and Power (DWP) has teamed up with the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California the past few years to provide our community with a Turf Rebate Program, “Cash for Grass”, that offered residents $3 per square foot of grass that is replaced with water-efficient plants. Due to the unprecedented public demand, the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California’s rebat...

Power outage? Check your irrigation timer!

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Did your power go out?  Do your sprinklers come on more times than they should? Many irrigation timers have factory default settings that are set to water every day for at least 10 minutes a station or more. When there is a power outage these irrigation timers automatically return to the factory default settings. This jump in watering can cause you to waste water and exceed your water budget, which may go unnoticed for a while. Therefore it is important to check your irrigation controller aft...

2015 Consumer Confidence Report

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The City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) is pleased to announce that our 2015 Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) for 2014 is complete and available on our website! DWP’s mission is to provide our customers with the best products and services. Our annual CCR demonstrates both our commitment to the community and ability to deliver quality drinking water that meets or exceeds health standards set by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) and the Regional Water Qualit...