Reminder: Rain Barrel Sale is Ongoing

Just a Couple of Weeks Left to Place Your Order

In an effort to help citizens save money and water, the City of Corpus Christi’s Water Conservation program will hold its second Rain Barrel Sale.

The rain barrels are offered to customers at a discounted price of $47, tax included, which is less than half the retail price. The rain barrel holds 55 gallons, captures rain water from a home’s downspout. The water captured can be used for many purposes, like watering your lawn and washing your car.

The sale of the rain barrels started on March 25 and will go through April 29, 2016.

The orders will be taken at, on the right hand side select the order form for Corpus Christi or call (815) 735-9583. Rain barrels can only be purchased with a debit or credit card. There is a limit of two barrels per household.

Pre-ordered rain barrels must be picked up May 7 at the Utilities Department at 2726 Holly Rd, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This will be the only day the pre ordered rain barrels will be available for pick up.

For more information contact Gabriela Morrow, Public Information Officer, City of Corpus Christi at (361) 826-3583 or