Category Archives: Ventura Water

FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, Sat. June 4 “Designing and Maintaining Your Water Wise Garden”

Are you overwhelmed with the idea of designing a water wise garden? Learn how to incorporate principles of design, such as unity, line, form, texture, color, scale and balance. We will have local landscape designers on hand and we suggest

FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, Sat. June 4 “Designing and Maintaining Your Water Wise Garden”

Are you overwhelmed with the idea of designing a water wise garden? Learn how to incorporate principles of design, such as unity, line, form, texture, color, scale and balance. We will have local landscape designers on hand and we suggest

WatchCollaborateSustain

4th Annual Water: Take 1 Kick Off: WATCH. COLLABORATE. SUSTAIN.

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division and Ventura Water work in collaboration with community partners on many environmental outreach programs, classes and events to help inform the public about important issues and encourage and promote community sustainability. On Wednesday,

WatchCollaborateSustain

4th Annual Water: Take 1 Kick Off: WATCH. COLLABORATE. SUSTAIN.

The City of Ventura Environmental Sustainability Division and Ventura Water work in collaboration with community partners on many environmental outreach programs, classes and events to help inform the public about important issues and encourage and promote community sustainability. On Wednesday,

Left to Right: Ventura City Manager Mark Watkins, Ventura Water General Manager Shana Epstein and Ventura Mayor Cheryl Heitmann at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility on Thursday, July 16, 2015.

Take a TOUR of VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility

Sustainable Ventura News takes a tour of the VenturaWaterPure. BOOK YOUR FREE TOUR TODAY, visit: http://venturawater.net and navigate to the VenturaWaterPure icon! In Ventura, we’re fortunate that all our water supply comes from local sources. To ensure that our city

Left to Right: Ventura City Manager Mark Watkins, Ventura Water General Manager Shana Epstein and Ventura Mayor Cheryl Heitmann at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility on Thursday, July 16, 2015.

Take a TOUR of VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility

Sustainable Ventura News takes a tour of the VenturaWaterPure. BOOK YOUR FREE TOUR TODAY, visit: http://venturawater.net and navigate to the VenturaWaterPure icon! In Ventura, we’re fortunate that all our water supply comes from local sources. To ensure that our city

Left to Right: Ventura City Manager Mark Watkins, Ventura Water General Manager Shana Epstein and Ventura Mayor Cheryl Heitmann at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility on Thursday, July 16, 2015.

Ventura Water Unveils VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility

Wastewater to Drinking Water -The unveiling of VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility, WATCH Sustainable Ventura News below: [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmJH_X5BjR8]

Left to Right: Ventura City Manager Mark Watkins, Ventura Water General Manager Shana Epstein and Ventura Mayor Cheryl Heitmann at the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility on Thursday, July 16, 2015.

Ventura Water Unveils VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility

Wastewater to Drinking Water -The unveiling of VenturaWaterPure Potable Reuse Demonstration Facility, WATCH Sustainable Ventura News below: [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmJH_X5BjR8]

Water Wise Incentive logo FINAL

Ventura Water’s NEW Water Wise Incentive Program Saves You Money and Helps Preserve the Environment

Ventura Water to launch incentive program Summer 2015 40 to 60% of average monthly water use in Ventura is used outdoor, and nearly half of that is wasted due to inefficient watering methods and faulty irrigation systems. It’s been proven

Water Wise Incentive logo FINAL

Ventura Water’s NEW Water Wise Incentive Program Saves You Money and Helps Preserve the Environment

Ventura Water to launch incentive program Summer 2015 40 to 60% of average monthly water use in Ventura is used outdoor, and nearly half of that is wasted due to inefficient watering methods and faulty irrigation systems. It’s been proven

FREE Water Wise Classes Begin

New Water Wise Gardening Class Series teaches residents to be more sustainable and self-sufficient

FREE Water Wise Gardening Classes start Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:00am-11:30am “As we head into our fourth year of this drought in California, it remains critical that residents are vigilant about conserving water,” said City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Jill

FREE Water Wise Classes Begin

New Water Wise Gardening Class Series teaches residents to be more sustainable and self-sufficient

FREE Water Wise Gardening Classes start Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:00am-11:30am “As we head into our fourth year of this drought in California, it remains critical that residents are vigilant about conserving water,” said City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Jill

LtoR: GREEN SCHOOL AWARD: Nan Drake (Government Affairs & PR Director for Harrison Industries), Karen Senesac (Principal, Lincoln Elementary) and Bill Camarillo (CEO, Agromin)

2014 Green School and Watershed Hero Award Winners

In celebration of America Recycles Day, and in an ongoing effort to support local environmental efforts, on Monday, December 15, 2015, at the start of the City Council meeting, Ventura Mayor Cheryl Heitmann presented the 2014 Green School Award to

LtoR: GREEN SCHOOL AWARD: Nan Drake (Government Affairs & PR Director for Harrison Industries), Karen Senesac (Principal, Lincoln Elementary) and Bill Camarillo (CEO, Agromin)

2014 Green School and Watershed Hero Award Winners

In celebration of America Recycles Day, and in an ongoing effort to support local environmental efforts, on Monday, December 15, 2015, at the start of the City Council meeting, Ventura Mayor Cheryl Heitmann presented the 2014 Green School Award to

FREE EVENT Saturday, May 3, 2014: Water Wise Watering Workshop

Learn how to irrigate your landscape efficiently with the use of drip, rotating nozzles and smart controllers that maximize water and energy savings at the FREE Water Wise Workshop on Saturday, May 3, 2014.  Ewing Irrigation professional Raul Topete will

FREE EVENT Saturday, May 3, 2014: Water Wise Watering Workshop

Learn how to irrigate your landscape efficiently with the use of drip, rotating nozzles and smart controllers that maximize water and energy savings at the FREE Water Wise Workshop on Saturday, May 3, 2014.  Ewing Irrigation professional Raul Topete will

The Second Annual Water: Take 1 Online Short Film Contest

Water: Take 1 Short Film Contest Awards is Standing Room Only

[slideshow] [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4SUgooTN7NQ]      More than 150 attendees packed a soundstage at Brooks Institute  as Ventura Water and partners Pagatonia and iThentic presented the 2013 Water: Take 1 Short Film Contest Awards on Thursday, November 14 from 6 to 8 pm.

The Second Annual Water: Take 1 Online Short Film Contest

Water: Take 1 Short Film Contest Awards is Standing Room Only

[slideshow] [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4SUgooTN7NQ]      More than 150 attendees packed a soundstage at Brooks Institute  as Ventura Water and partners Pagatonia and iThentic presented the 2013 Water: Take 1 Short Film Contest Awards on Thursday, November 14 from 6 to 8 pm.

LtoR:  EP Foster Custodian Judy Melton and Lynn Harrison, EJ Harrison.  Not pictured: EP Foster Principal Carlos Covarrubias.

City of Ventura Names 2013 Green School Award Winners

[slideshow] The Ventura City Council presented the seventh annual Green School Award for achievement in environmental excellence to students at EP Foster and Will Rogers Elementary Schools during its public meeting on Monday, November 18, at 6 pm, at City

LtoR:  EP Foster Custodian Judy Melton and Lynn Harrison, EJ Harrison.  Not pictured: EP Foster Principal Carlos Covarrubias.

City of Ventura Names 2013 Green School Award Winners

[slideshow] The Ventura City Council presented the seventh annual Green School Award for achievement in environmental excellence to students at EP Foster and Will Rogers Elementary Schools during its public meeting on Monday, November 18, at 6 pm, at City