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Colorado Proclaims July 2013 As Smart Irrigation Month

DRIP_crop        Governor John Hickenlooper has proclaimed July 2013 as Smart Irrigation Month for the state of Colorado.

The month of July is dedicated to increasing public awareness of the value of water-use efficiency, water-saving products, practices and services. It is designed to:

  • Educate homeowners, businesses, growers and other users about simple ways to save money and water.
  • Encourage industry firms and professionals to promote smart irrigation practices and technologies to customers.
  • Help water providers minimize peak water use and reduce demands on infrastructure in their communities.
  • Reinforce the role efficient irrigation plays in providing real solutions to today’s water challenges.

Join the Flock

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We want you to Join the Flock for Smart Irrigation Month – Dust off your bike or take a walk with your family in search of your favorite “Smart Landscape yard”, take a picture and send it to lindaf@gjcity.org . Tell us what you liked about the yard and share your ideas for smart landscaping.   

Flo the flamingo took pictures of these two Xeric Landscape Yards and wanted to share them with her flock to celebrate Smart Irrigation Month. What a beautiful way to conserve water and add color, depth and beauty to their landscape.

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