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Watering Restrictions Eased

Watering Restrictions Eased

(WFLA Tampa, Fla.) - Beginning Thursday, August 1,  The Southwest Florida Water Management District will return to less stringent year-round conservation measures. Residents of Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco Counties will be allowed to water their lawns on two authorized watering days per week according to the schedule below:

· Addresses ending in an EVEN number (0, 2, 4, 6, 8): Thursday and/or Sunday

· Addresses ending in an ODD number (1, 3, 5, 7, 9): Wednesday and/or Saturday

· Addresses with mixed or no addresses: Tuesday and/or Friday

·Additional changes include:

· prohibited lawn irrigation hours: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

· water-use activities no longer restricted: car washing, hand-watering of plants/trees/shrubs, pressure washing, and operating fountains.

You can get more information at watermatters.org.

 

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