Stage Two Water Restrictions Begin Sunday
State 2 water restrictions are scheduled to begin Sunday in Lubbock County. Under stage 2 restrictions, no washing of vehicles at residences, spraying down of buildings or hard surfaces, flushing gutters, or water use in fountains or ponds without aquatic life is allowed. Watering is only allowed between 6pm and 10pm, or anytime by hand.
Landscape irrigation is only allowed once a week with a limit of 1 and ½ inches of water and no significant runoff. These restrictions are expected to remain the same through September.
Below is a chart you can use to figure out when your address can use landscape irrigation. Irrigation schedules will be based on the last digit of the address:
- 1 – Tuesday
- 2 – Wednesday
- 3/4 – Thursday
- 5/6 – Friday
- 7/8 – Saturday
- 9/0 – Sunday
Example: 110 Main Street will water on Sunday.
73 Pine Avenue will water on Thursday. 5616 122nd Street will water on Friday.