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Inland Empire Landscape Contest Accepting Submissions

Show the region that using less water can be beautiful.

Perris, CA (May 14, 2018) — Is your front yard the one where all your neighbors stop and offer compliments on beautiful drought-tolerant landscaping? If so, then the Inland Empire Landscape Contest may be for you.

From now until May 31, 2018, the biennial contest is accepting nominations for front-yard landscapes that highlight water-wise landscaping, water use efficiency and good maintenance practices.

Contest winners may win cash prizes of up to $1,000.

The contest is open to customers of water agencies throughout the Inland Empire, including those of Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD).

For more information on the program, including official rules and to submit your landscape for consideration, please visit

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Eastern Municipal Water District is the water, wastewater service and recycled water provider to approximately 816,000 people living and working within a 555-square mile service area in western Riverside County. It is California’s sixth-largest retail water agency and its mission is “To deliver value to our customers and the communities we serve by providing safe, reliable, economical and environmentally sustainable water, wastewater and recycled water services.” More information can be found at