Commercial Lawn and Garden Program

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Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District’s new Commercial Lawn and Garden Program provides commercial landscaping Applicants within Yolo County, Placer County, or eastern Solano County with vouchers to reduce the cost of replacing existing gas- or diesel-powered lawn and garden equipment with battery-operated zero-emission lawn and garden equipment.

The District is currently accepting applications for the program. Funding is provided through the Carl Moyer Program.

The Program will provide vouchers to qualifying Applicants for the purchase of cordless, zero-emission lawn and garden equipment from eligible dealers and manufacturers, which are listed below. The District is currently implementing this program for commercial lawn and garden equipment replacement projects only.

Applicants must:

  • Operate within Yolo County, Placer County, or Eastern Solano County*;
  • Be a landscaping business, or a public agency or nonprofit that conducts landscaping work on a commercial scale;
  • Have operational gas or diesel-powered equipment to exchange for cordless, zero-emission lawn and garden equipment; and
  • Purchase eligible cordless, zero-emission lawn and garden equipment, batteries, and charging cords.
    *Placer County Air Pollution Control District serves all of Placer County. Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District serves all of Yolo County and eastern Solano County; if you’re unsure of whether you’re located within Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District, please refer to this map.

Voucher Amounts:

Equipment

Maximum Grant Amount

Chainsaws / Trimmers / Edgers / Brushcutters

$700

Leaf Blowers / Vacuums

$1,400

Walk Behind Lawn Mowers

$1,500

Ride-on or Stand / Sit Mowers

$15,000

A maximum of $40,000 is available per applicant.

Program Documents:

Participating Merchants:

Purchases must be made from a participating merchant. A single merchant may not carry every type of eligible equipment, please refer to the merchant inventory. For more detailed information, please call the merchant or visit their website linked below:

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