RainWater Solutions

Conserve water and protect water quality by collecting and reusing rainwater.


2015 Rain Barrel Sale

Online orders have closed.

The City of Santa Cruz Water Conservation Office is offering water customers the 50 gallon Ivy Rain Barrel at a special low price.

**$50.00 each**

Limit of 2 rain barrels per household and based on availability.

All sales final.

You will need to supply your SCMU account number at check out. If you do not know your account number, call the Water Conservation Office at ( 831) 420-5230.

Deadline to order online is February 8, 2015 - 11:00 pm PST  

Ivy Specifications


  • Made in the USA!
  • 100% recycled plastic
  • Dimensions 42.5”H x 22” W x 18” L
  • Child proof, bug proof lid
  • Best-in-class overflow set up
  • 3/4" ball valve easily connects to garden hose
  • Three rain barrels easily fit in the backseat of a mid sized sedan
  • All parts included and ready to set up
  • Gravity fed. No pumps required
  • Link two or more Ivys together using your existing overflow hose

If you missed the pickup January 10th pickup - you will be contacted again to pickup Feb. 21st at the same place and times listed below.

Pick up: 

Saturday, February 21, 2015

9:00 am and 12:00 pm 


City of Santa Cruz Corporation Yard

1125 River St.

Santa Cruz, CA 95060


Please be sure to print off your confirmation email receipt with order number and your SCMU utility account number and bring it to the location listed below to pick up your rain barrel(s).

You will be notified by email prior to the event as a reminder to pick up your Ivy(s) between the given dates and times listed.

Questions about picking up your rain barrel(s):

Will my rain barrel be sent to me?  No, you will pick up your rain barrel(s) at the location and times listed above.

Will the rain barrel fit in my car? Yes, your barrel(s) will easily fit in the back seat of a 4 door sedan or hatch back. They do nest and 3 to 4 will fit in the back seat! 

You must include your Santa Cruz Municipal Utilities account number on the check out page.

When placing your order you need to fill in the Billing Address that matches your credit card statement. Rain barrels will not be shipped to you.

You must bring the print - out of the order confirmation  in order to pick up your barrel(s). 

Please call 919.835.1699 EST if you have any problems placing your order - we are happy to help.

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