Rain Barrel Rebates and Events: Conserve Water and Reduce Runoff Pollution

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Don't Put It Off for a Rainy Day – Order Your Discounted Rain Barrel Today!

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Discounted Rain Barrel Events

The County of San Diego Watershed Protection Program and the Solana Center for Environmental Innovation have teamed up to offer discounted rain barrels to residents in unincorporated San Diego County. Rain barrels are a great way to conserve water, prevent pollution runoff, and help lower your water bill. This program offers 50-gallon rain barrels which can be pre-ordered by clicking here. The website provides all the discount eligibility information, so make sure to review that carefully before placing your order. The events are January 30th and February 6th, but the deadlines to order are January 24th and January 31st, respectively.

Rain barrels can be picked up at the following locations:

  • Bonita – Sweetwater Community Garden (5354 Sweetwater Rd.) Saturday, January 30th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Lakeside – Lakeside Community Center (9841 Vine St.) Saturday, February 6th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • EncinitasSolana Center (137 N. El Camino Real) Ongoing pickup during store hours (Thursdays 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)


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Project Clean Water efforts are focused on providing a centralized point of access to water quality information and resources for San Diego County Watersheds. Click HERE to visit Project Clean Water’s website. 

To learn more about the County of San Diego - Watershed Protection Program, please visit sandiegocounty.gov/stormwater