Watering Schedule

Effective November 1, 2017 to March 31, 2018

Address Approved Watering Days
Odd Numbers Wednesday and Sunday
Even Numbers Tuesday and Saturday
Outdoor water use prohibited daily from 12 p.m. - 7 p.m. and no outdoor water use on Monday, Thursday, or Friday.

Watering Restrictions

  • Use of drip irrigation and hand watering of trees and shrubs with use of a positive shutoff nozzle is permitted at any time
  • Car washing is permitted with use of a positive shutoff nozzle
  • Hosing concrete areas, building exteriors, etc. is prohibited except for health/safety concerns or for maintenance/construction purposes, with use of a positive shutoff nozzle
  • Water leaks must be repaired within 24 hours
  • Restaurants and food service establishments prohibited from serving water except upon request
  • No irrigating turf or ornamental landscapes during and 48 hours following measurable rain
  • Operators of hotels and motels must provide guests with the option of choosing not to have towels and linens laundered daily and prominently display notice of this option.
  • Outdoor watering must be kept on your property…avoid water runoff

For more information, you can contact the water conservation program at 209-342-2246 or review the following websites:

Penalties for Water Waste

Violation Fine
First Notice No Penalty/Fee
Second Notice of Violation $150.00
Third Notice of Violation $250.00
Subsequent Violations $500.00