Castle Rock may soon limit how much grass new homes can have in yards

By Olivia Young Updated on: September 26, 2022 / 8:24 PM / CBS Colorado Many of us have green grass in our front yards, and while it's very pretty,...

September 27, 2022
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By Olivia Young Updated on: September 26, 2022 / 8:24 PM / CBS Colorado Many of us have green grass in our front yards, and while it's very pretty, it's also very thirsty. Kentucky bluegrass uses about 19 inches of water per growing season. Now another community on Colorado's Front Range is looking at banning that grass in front yards. "We're moving forward with this because we think it's in the best interest of our community and our rate payers," says Mark Marlowe, Director of Castle Rock Water.

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