DUARTE, CA, May 5, 2018– Duarte homeowners who maintain the beauty of their homes while thinking “Green” are the focus of the Duarte “Green Home” Awards. This program, will recognize its environmentally conscious winners during the May 22nd Duarte City Council meeting at 7 pm. Co-sponsored by Cal American Water, the Green Home Awards Program was designed to reward homeowners who have maintained the beauty of their homes while excelling in their lawn and garden water conservation efforts, including switching to water conserving irrigation systems, and/or adding drought tolerant landscaping and gardening practices.
Guidelines and criteria used in the selection of winners include judging the general overall appearance of the home, confirming that the homeowner used eater conserving irrigation and/or drought tolerant landscaping, and ensuring that the property were in compliance with all municipal codes. Judging was conducted by local service groups on April 1st and concluded on April 23, 2018. For more information, please call the Duarte Parks & Recreation Department, Lupe Valerio at (626) 357-7931 ext. 260.