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Know when to water your lawn
August 7, 2018 — Water and Sewer

Water sprinkler

The current outdoor water restrictions apply to all:

  • Watering is not permitted between the hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Hand watering using a hose with an automatic shut-off nozzle is allowed anytime to maintain a healthy landscape.
  • These restrictions apply for all including those with wells.

Residents and businesses with an odd-numbered address (house number ending in 1,3,5,7,9):

  • Lawn watering is permitted on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 4 p.m. to 10 a.m.

Residents and businesses with an even-numbered address (house number ending in 0,2,4,6,8), no street address, or who water both even and odd addresses within the same zones, including multi-family unites and homeowner associations.

  • Watering is permitted on Thursdays and Sundays from 4 p.m. to 10 a.m.

These are the exceptions:

  • Boat and car washing should be done on grassy surface
  • Pressure cleaning of paved surface
  • Decorative fountains, swimming pools or water slides
  • Users of 100% reclaimed water
  • Agricultural facilities may have a permit from the South Florida Water Management District allowing them to water daily
  • Newly planted landscape can water every day except Fridays for the first 90 days of installation during the corresponding hours.

For more questions, call the 311 Contact Center.

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