Victoria to host storm water open houses

.The rainwater management credit program hopes to convince homeowners to create rain gardens

The City of Victoria is hosting three open houses to garner feedback to its pending stormwater utility.The rainwater management credit program hopes to convince homeowners to create rain gardens, cisterns, green roofs and permeable paving in exchange for an annual utility discount.Visit victoria.ca/stormwater for more information.Open house locations:Victoria Public Market, Nov. 20, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.Burnside Gorge Community Centre, Nov. 23, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.Victoria Public Market, Nov. 24, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.