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Regional Landscape Contest Accepting Entries Starting April 1

Press Release

Perris, CA (March 30, 2022) — Do you have a beautiful, water-efficient landscape that is the envy of your neighborhood? If so, it may be award-winning.

Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) customers who have shown a commitment to drought-tolerant landscaping are encouraged to participate in the 2022 Inland Empire Landscape Contest, which is accepting applications from April 1 through May 17, 2022.

The contest is hosted by regional water suppliers and cities across the Inland Empire area, including the area served by EMWD.

Winning entrants will receive a $500 prize and be placed into a social media voting campaign for a chance to be featured in an ad placement in Inland Empire Magazine.

“Our team at EMWD is excited to see the entries from our customers who have shown a commitment to creating beautiful, water-efficient landscapes at their homes,” EMWD Board President Phil Paule said. “California friendly landscapes are both beautiful and important to helping conserve our water supplies, and we look forward to celebrating the winners who have done their part to adopt a culture of water wise living in our region.”

Applications may be submitted at www.inlandempirelandscapecontest.com. A full set of contest rules and guidelines is also available on the website.

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Eastern Municipal Water District is the water, wastewater service and recycled water provider to nearly one million people living and working within a 558-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 diverse 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
www.emwd.org.