City of American Canyon Cash for Grass Rebate Program:

  • Cash for Grass Application (see for full terms and conditions)
    • $1.00 per square foot of turf removed, per-site maximum of:
      • $750 for Single-Family Residential (750 sq. ft.)
      • $2,500 for HOA/Multi-Family/Commercial/Institutional (2,500 sq. ft.)

State Rebate Program:  

Single-family residences are eligible for the State of California Turf Replacement Rebate. The program is temporarily funded by the Prop 1 Water Bond to help address California's historic drought. For terms & conditions and the application process visit, call (844) 642-7410, or email 


Looking for ideas for your project? Mid-City Nursery, located on Hwy 29 in American Canyon, can help find the perfect plants for your Cash for Grass project. Look for the "Water Wise Plants" signs while shopping!

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