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Water is very heavy, weighing about 8.3 pounds per gallon. 50 gallons of water weighs 415 pounds.
Residential Recycled Water Fill Stations
Central Contra Costa Sanitary District
Delta Diablo Sanitation District
Ironhouse Sanitary District
City of Brentwood
For Contractors, the Central Contra Costa Sanitary District offers a Metered Recycled Water Hydrant Truck Filling Program. Water must be used for construction activities or other non-potable water uses. Contact CCCSD to sign-up for a meter and for more information (925) 228-9500.
1. The District needs to inspect participating properties to ensure the landscapes are not being converted back to lawns.2. Front lawns are less likely to be play areas for children and pets compared to backyards. Therefore, front yard conversions are less likely to convert back to lawns than backyard conversions.3. Front lawns can ‘advertise’ to neighbors to do the same, so they act as marketing for the program.
Note: Conservation programs are a way for CCWD to help provide water supply for the future. As such, CCWD wants to make sure the savings remain into the future.
Plants must be listed on the CCWD approved plant list . Plants not found on this list will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis. Approved Plant List (PDF).
September 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.October 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.Nov. - Feb. 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.March 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.April-August 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.