All owners of single family residences in the City of Wood Dale are eligible for 100% reimbursement for one rain barrel at a cost not to exceed $50. The rain barrel must be completely closed or screened to prevent mosquito breeding.
- Grant application shall be submitted to the Public Works Department along with a copy of the store receipt, and a photo of the installed barrel.Public Works shall evaluate the grant application and will verify that it was installed correctly prior to approving the grant.
- Upon successful completion of the work and final inspection, the City will reimburse the applicant per the City’s standard check mailing procedure.
- Reimbursement is on a first-come, first-served basis, and will be subject to the annual budget approved by the City Council.
- The barrel shall be owned and maintained by the property owner, not the City of Wood Dale.