2021 Watering Restrictions

Effective May 5, 2021 through October 15, 2021

The following restrictions shall apply to all potable water taken from the Town water system:

a.  Tap holders with even numbered street address may water only on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday.

b.  Tap holders with odd numbered street address may water only on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday.

c.  No Watering on Friday and no watering on any day between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM.

d.  Businesses and organizations who demonstrate a particular need may request an amendment to the above schedule, by permit only, to accommodate regularly scheduled activities. Permits are available at the Town Hall.

e.  Use of water to wash any motor vehicle, motorbike, boat, trailer, airplane or other vehicle not occurring on the premises of a commercial car wash and commercial service station is allowed, but only with a restrictive nozzle or bucket of water. (A restrictive nozzle is defined as a nozzle that automatically turns off when the trigger is released; not a twist nozzle.)

f.  The filling, refilling, or adding of water to any indoor or outdoor swimming pool, wading pool, or Jacuzzi-type pool is allowed during the tap holder’s designated day and time as stated above.

g.  Operation of any ornamental fountain or pond for aesthetic or scenic purposes is allowed by permit only except natural or established ponds where necessary to support aquatic life) or where such fountain or pond is equipped with a re-circulation system in which case a permit is not required.

h.  Gardens may be watered by means of hand help hose or sprinkler system any day, except between 10:00 AM and 6:00 PM, and by drip irrigation system anytime.

i.  Additional watering for new sod or grass seed is allowed by permit only. Permits are available at the Town Hall.