Summer marks peak landscape irrigation season, so it’s a perfect time for Smart Irrigation Month, a public awareness campaign that promotes efficient water use. Here are five simple ways you can help conserve our precious water resources and maybe even save a few dollars in the process. Continue reading 5 simple ways you can get smarter about conserving water when you irrigate your landscape
Welcome to our live blog from the College Station City Council’s workshop and regular meetings on Thursday, June 27. The meetings can be watched live on Suddenlink channel 19 or online at cstx.gov/cstv19. The workshop will start at about 5 p.m., followed by the regular meeting at 6. Continue reading Live Blog: Thursday’s city council meetings (June 27)
If learning how to program your sprinkler controller, spot irrigation leaks, and cut your water bills rank high (or at least somewhere) among your summer goals, you’ll want to attend one of College Station Water Services’ free summer workshops. The first one is Saturday, followed by additional sessions on July 21 and August 4. Each workshop is from 9:30 a.m.-noon at the College Station Utilities Meeting and Training Facility at 1603 Graham Rd. Continue reading Summer workshops are the key to smart yard irrigation
If learning to program your sprinkler controller, spot irrigation leaks, and trim your water bills rank high among your summer goals, you’ll want to attend one of three free workshops hosted by College Station Water Services as part of Smart Irrigation Month. Each participating household will receive a rain gauge, soil moisture meter, and $25 gift card to a home improvement store to get you on the way to saving water. The first seminar is Saturday! Continue reading Six terrific reasons to attend a free sprinkler workshop
Twice in recent weeks – even before the heavy rain stopped – I was contacted by several homeowner associations after residents complained about slippery, algae-covered sidewalks caused by irrigation runoff. Apparently, some irrigation systems are in dire need of a Sprinkler Spruce Up. Continue reading A free way to spruce up your sprinklers and save money
By Jennifer Nations, Water Resource Coordinator
If learning how to program your sprinkler controller and saving on your water bills rank high among your summer goals, you’ll want to attend one of two free workshops conducted this week by College Station Water Services.
The first session is Thursday from 6-7:30 p.m at the CSU Meeting and Training Facility at 1603 Graham Rd. and the second is Saturday from 10-11:30 a.m. at Pebble Creek Country Club. We’ll also provide light refreshments and door prizes.
UPDATE (6/25): Thursday’s session has been cancelled. Continue reading “3 reasons to attend a lawn irrigation workshop”