As of August 18th, the following restrictions will be in effect:
Twice-a-week watering only for residential customers (Down from 3-times per week.)
Watering limited to 3 hours per day total.
Cost for a sod permit jumps from $10 to $50
Tougher fines for water violators
The following is now the new watering schedule, reflecting the twice-a-week plan:
Even-numbered homes can water on Wednesdays and Sundays .
Odd-numbered addresses can water on Tuesdays and Saturdays.
The following is the new fines for water violators:
First offense—written warning
Fourth offense---$500 and water restrictions will be imposed against your property
FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THE NEW TOUGHER RESTRICTIONS:
Colorado Springs Utilities