How can I reduce my water use to stay within my budget?

MVWD's website offers lots of information and opportunities for customers to save water.  Click here to visit our "Rebates & Programs" page for a wealth of ideas on how you can save water.

How old are your water using appliances?  Manufacturers are constantly improving appliances like toilets and clothes washers to be more water efficient. Visit to see the list of rebates available for new, water efficient appliances. 

Is your outdoor watering as efficient as it can be? Contact the Waterwise Community Center for a FREE landscape irrigation evaluation. Visit or call (909) 626-2711. 

For assistance or information on additional conservation programs and incentives, call MVWD's Community Affairs team at (909) 267-2130.

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1. How much water is in a billing unit?
2. What is the "readiness-to-serve" charge?
3. What is a "pass through" charge?
4. What are budget-based tiered rates?
5. Why does Monte Vista Water District use budget-based tiered rates?
6. What is a water budget?
7. What are water budgets based on?
8. Why do I have to pay a higher rate for my outdoor water use?
9. What if I need more water than my budget gives me?
10. How can I reduce my water use to stay within my budget?
11. What are "demand reduction rates?"
12. Why does Monte Vista Water District periodically raise rates?