Rain Barrel Event

The City of Fountain Valley is once again partnering with Rain Barrels Intl. to host a Rainwater Harvesting Class and Truckload Sale on Saturday, November 5, 2016, at The Center at Founders Village, located at 17967 Bushard St. in Fountain Valley. The rainwater harvesting class will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. and will cover the benefits of rain barrels, proper installation, rebate information and water conservation techniques. Pre-purchased rain barrels will be available for pick up from 9 to 11 a.m.  

Rain barrels can be pre-purchased online for $85 each by visiting www.rainbarrelsintl.com and clicking on “City of Fountain Valley” under the EVENTS tab. Each rain barrel, up to 2 barrels per household, is eligible for a $75 rebate from the Municipal Water District, making the rain barrels just $10 each after rebate. For more information and to apply for the rebate, visit www.socalwatersmart.com.

Only rain barrels purchased online by November 3, 2016, are guaranteed to be available for pick up at the event.