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Irving moves to stage two water restrictions

20130518 water restrictions

The City of Irving is transitioning from Stage One to Stage Two water restrictions May 13. With Irving’s move to Stage Two restrictions, residents and businesses only may water a maximum of two times per week on designated days. Stage Two irrigation restrictions for the City of Irving are as follows:

Even-numbered addresses (those ending in 0, 2, 4, 6 or 8) may water on Tuesday and Saturday.

Odd-numbered addresses (those ending in 1, 3, 5, 7 or 9) may water on Wednesday and Sunday.

No irrigation may occur on Monday, Thursday or Friday.

No irrigation may occur between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. on any day.

During Stage Two restrictions, building foundations and landscaping may be watered by hand-held hose, soaker hose, bucket or drip irrigation only on the designated watering days before 10 a.m. and after 6 p.m. Residents and businesses should adhere to Stage Two restrictions until further notice. Violators of the Stage 2 restrictions are subject to fines of up to $2,000 per violation.

If the region continues to experience below normal precipitation, Irving will consider a move from Stage Two to Stage Three restrictions. For more information, visit www.cityofirving.org.

Source: City of Irving