December 16, 2009
ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The
Alachua County Environmental Protection Department (ACEPD) has launched a
new website for providing updates on their current Water Conservation Initiative.
This initiative is in response to an Alachua County Commission
request for a comprehensive inventory of effective strategies and
techniques to achieve more water conservation, and less water consumption.
The first drafts of the
individual chapters (Introduction, Agricultural Irrigation, Landscape
Irrigation, Water Pricing, Industrial/Commercial/Institutional,
Homeowner/Indoor water use, and Reuse of Reclaimed Water) can be downloaded
by clicking here
ACEPD would like citizen
input on the chapters and is specifically hoping to receive the following
there additional practices and references that should be included?
you know of local examples of entities demonstrating good water
there specific practices that citizens feel strongly in favor of or
Each chapter has an
associated email address where comments can be sent.
For more information, contact Gus Olmos with ACEPD at 352-264-6806
or [log in to unmask].