Goals

  • Reduce growth-adjusted potable water consumption 20% by 2020 and 36% by 2025, when compared to a three-year average baseline of FY2005/06, FY2006/07, and FY2007/08.
  • Introduce pool covers at H&RS pools.
  • Continue restroom retrofits with efficient fixtures.
  • Establish a departmental incentive program for water conservation.
  • Recycled water extension for landscaping areas.
  • Establish a fixture audit group/ class.
  • Commit to conserving water and continuing with conservation practices in wet and dry years.
  • Continue building town and gown relationship through constructive engagement and workshops.
  • Look into waterless carwash technology.
  •  Pilot the use of recycled water in cooling tower infrastructure.
  • Retrofit existing meters and install real-time metering systems.
  • Update Water Action Plan.
  • Continue the expansion of the recycled water infrastructure.