During Stage 3, the following restrictions are enforced
No runoff or gutter flooding
Prompt repair of leaks
Recirculation devices on pools and water features
Empty and refill pools and water features for health, structural or maintenance reasons only
Irrigation systems may not spray impervious surfaces (sidewalks, streets, etc.) or operate in disrepair
Hoses must have a shut-off nozzle
No irrigation in the rain
No irrigation with automatic irrigation systems between the hours of 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
Landscape irrigation shall be limited to a maximum of 2 days per week based on the following odd-even schedule, with the exception of drip irrigation, which may be conducted on any day.
Customers with street addresses that end with an odd number may irrigate only on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
Customers with street addresses that end with an even number may irrigate only on Wednesdays and Sundays.
No irrigation is permitted on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Learn more about the restrictions enforced with the different Water Conservation Stages here.
Droughts occur slowly over a multi-year period and the impacts of a drought increase with duration. Learn more about current state conditions, drought planning and preparedness at http://www.water.ca.gov/waterconditions/