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St. Pete’s free Sprinkler System Checkup and Rain Sensor Installation Program returns

ST. PETERSBURG – St. Petersburg water customers with in-ground sprinkler systems using potable, reclaimed or well water can be more water-wise with the free Sensible Sprinkling Program.

The Sensible Sprinkling Program is back for a limited time. The free program helps customers get the most out of their sprinkler system and use their water most efficiently with the help of a local expert.

Eligible customers will receive, for no charge:

  • Sprinkler system evaluation with site-specific recommendations
  • Diagram of your sprinkler layout
  • Installation of a rain sensor
  • Automatic shut-off hose nozzle
  • Water conservation tips

Find more information and the application at Questions? Email or call 727-892-5611.

The Sensible Sprinkling Program is one of several ways the City of St. Petersburg helps residents conserve water and save money on their utility bill. The City offers free workshops, rebates and resources to help customers be more water wise. More information about the Sensible Sprinkling Program and other offerings can be found at