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Do As The City Wants And Put In Drought Tolerant Plants, And Then Get Fined

 

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Giga Granada Hills blog
Drought resistant landscaping? Pay a fine.


File this under: Your city government, not helping. (But with a nice ending.)

Here’s the story, as reported by the Giga Granada Hills blog. Several years ago the Department of Water and Power enacted an incentive program to get residents and businesses to rip out their lawns and put in drought-resistant plants. One Granada Hills resident was instead rewarded with a notice that he was in violation of city code.

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