FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Jessica Steely
Board Member & Event Coordinator, SLO Green Build
Production Coordinator, Semmes and Company
email@example.com, (805) 466-6737 x203
Morro Bay Residents Invited to a Graywater Workshop
Learn the ins, outs, and how-tos of graywater systems
Morro Bay, CA – November 4, 2009. On Tuesday, November 10th from 5pm – 8pm at the Morro Bay Vets Hall, the City of Morro Bay is hosting a SLO Green Build Graywater Workshop for Morro Bay residents interested in water conservation. The Workshop will utilize the San Luis Obispo Guide to the Use of Graywater to educate attendees on the benefits, costs, and requirements to install their own safe and legal graywater system. Morro Bay’s Chief Building Inspector, Dan Doris, will lead the Workshop.
A $5 donation at the door is suggested for attendance, but is not required; light refreshments will be served; and an RSVP is not needed. Usually $10, a printed Graywater Guide will be available for only $5 to the first 30 buyers.
The Workshop will cover:
- How to calculate graywater discharge, landscape, and surface area requirements
- Plumbing techniques, materials, and discharge options
- Do’s and Don’t of graywater systems
- Maintenance programs
- Comparative costs, complexities, and environmental footprints of various graywater systems
Local contractors and vendors will be on location to provide additional information. Attendees require no prior knowledge.
To download the Graywater Guide prior to the workshop, go to:
More About SLO Green Build: www.SLOGreenBuild.org
More About City of Morro Bay: www.morro-bay.ca.us