Landscape watering with an irrigation system, sprinkler or soaker hose is allowed only once a week from 3-8 a.m. and 8-10 p.m. on your designated watering day, as determined by your address. Here is how the address schedule breaks down:
Address Watering Day
0 or 1 ..... Monday
2 or 3 ..... Tuesday
4 or 5 ..... Wednesday
6 or 7 ..... Thursday
8 or 9 ..... Friday
No watering on weekends with a sprinkler, soaker hose or irrigation system. Areas without a street address, such as medians and neighborhood entryways, water on Wednesday.
Washing impervious cover such as parking lots, driveways, streets or sidewalks is prohibited. Health and safety exceptions to this rule may be requested from SAWS in writing.
Residential washing of vehicles or other equipment is allowed only on assigned watering days and times. A hose with an automatic shut-off nozzle or bucket of five gallons or less may be used. Water should not be allowed to run into the street.
The use of commercial car wash facilities is allowed any day.
Water waste is prohibited at all times. This includes lawn watering overspray and runoff.
This blog covers the residential side of Stage 2 water restrictions. See the included link to find out what it means to business owners.