Watering Restrictions-Important To Know if you don’t want to risk getting a citation and/or fine from your city. Currently, local governments may issue citations to those who violate the rules without first issuing warnings. Fines vary by municipality and can range from $35.00-$500.00. You can click here and put in your zip code to get your local rules.
Lawn Watering Restriction Days and Times in the New Port Richey, FL area
Lawn watering is limited to twice-per-week as follows:
Even addresses on Thursday and/or Sunday before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m.
Odd addresses on Wednesday and/or Saturday before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m.
New Lawns and Plants
Hand watering and micro-irrigation of plants (other than lawns) can be done on any day and any time.
New lawns and plants have a “30-30” establishment period.
On the day of installation, watering is allowed on any day at any time.
During the first 30 days, watering is allowed on any day during the allowable hours.
During the second 30 days, watering is allowed three-days-per-week. Even-numbered addresses may water on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Odd-numbered addresses may water Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. Locations without an address may water on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday.
More Watering Restrictions
Reclaimed water remains subject to voluntary watering hours (unless restricted by the local government or utility. We have reclaimed water and are able to water twice a week.
Fountains, Car Washing and Pressure Washing There are no specific restrictions on fountains, car washing and pressure washing. These and other water uses should be done using a shutoff nozzle to adhere to the general restriction prohibiting wasteful water use.
This local information brought to you as a courtesy by Toni Weidman- Re/Max Sunset.