In 2008, 300 rain barrels were sold to residents for $70, at cost (no rebates or tax credits were provided). Currently, a pilot program provides 150 rebates for residents to purchase rain barrels at a local retailer, on a first-come, first-served basis. (Credit: City of Red Deer)
May 10, 2016 - 10:22am
Updated: May 10, 2016 - 11:35am
A new planning tool adopted by Red Deer City Council Monday is a sign that existing water conservation tactics are working.
The Water Conservation, Efficiency and Productivity Plan which sets targets through 2035, replaces an old document from 2007.