News ImageJoin us for the Great Race for Saving Water on April 30!
April 26, 2016Community Earth Day festival and 5K fun run/walk to raise awareness about water resources, conservation and a healthy planet![more]
News ImageCity of Palo Alto Ranks in National Top 10 for Most Solar Watts per Customer
April 15, 2016Utility ranked third out of more than 300 utilities nationwide for 2015![more]
News ImageMayor Burt Asks Residents to Sign Pledge for Water Conservation
April 7, 2016Sign the pledge to conserve water through the end of April at mywaterpledge.com and help Palo Alto win the national competition![more]
News ImageRegister for City of Palo Alto Events & Workshops
March 29, 2016Find out more about tree care, sustainable landscaping, home composting, attractive alternatives to lawns and more. Take a tour of one of our open houses or the Wastewater Treatment Plant and join us for the Great Race for Saving Water![more]
News ImageWater & Drought Update - Palo Alto Water Use Guidelines
March 22, 2016California's severe drought continues. Emergency water use restrictions are in place for Palo Alto. Get current information here.[more]
News ImageCity of Palo Alto Utilities Named 2016 Tree Line USA by Arbor Day Foundation
March 17, 2016Utility is recognized for second year in a row for demonstrating how trees and utilities can co-exist for community and citizen benefits.

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City of Palo Alto Ups its Energy-Saving Efforts, Ranks in Top Third in Georgetown University Energy Prize Competition
February 29, 2016Introducing new programs, tools and incentives to make saving energy personalized and no hassle. Palo Alto customers can help the City win the prize for an efficient, eco-friendly and carbon free future.[more]
News ImageTrees Need Water (Especially) During Times of Drought
September 22, 2015Palo Alto has done a great job in its water conservation efforts, and through its diligence, the community has cut water usage more than 33 percent compared to 2013 levels. While we need to conserve water, doing so may be impacting the City's trees, which are showing signs of stress.

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