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City of St. Cloud Issues Irrigation Restrictions Due to Drought Conditions

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Released by City of St. Cloud Public Information Office

St. Cloud, Fla. (May 1, 2017) City of St. Cloud has enacted two-day per week irrigation restrictions for potable and reclaimed water use effective immediately and until further notice due to extremely dry conditions. The current schedule for irrigation consisting of a two-day a week timetable for all customers is as follows:

Potable Water

Even addresses (ending in 0, 2, 4, 6 and 8) – Thursday and Sunday, before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m.

Odd addresses (ending in 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9) – Wednesday and Saturday, before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m.

Reclaim Water

The block number refers to the last digit of the address:

Block     Day and Time
0         Tuesday and Friday, 2:30-5 a.m.
1         Thursday and Sunday, 2:30-5 a.m.
2         Wednesday and Saturday, 5-7:30 a.m.
3         Tuesday and Friday, 7:30-10 a.m.
4         Wednesday and Saturday, 2:30-5 a.m.
5         Tuesday and Friday, 5-7:30 a.m.
6         Thursday and Sunday, 5-7:30 a.m.
7         Wednesday and Saturday, 7:30-10 a.m.
8         Thursday and Sunday, 7:30-10 a.m.
9         Thursday and Sunday, 12-2:30 a.m.

“We encourage water conservation year round, but these restrictions are now necessary to help conserve water during the dry conditions we are experiencing,” said Public Services Operations Director Chris Fasnacht. “This irrigation schedule allows enough water to maintain healthy landscapes and it is necessary for the benefit of our community. The schedule also provides lasting conservations efforts. Our numbers in Florida are high for individual water use and this schedule will help us ensure the efficient use of water. Customers are asked to follow the restrictions and assist their neighbors in doing the same.”

For additional information on irrigation restrictions, visit www.stcloud.org or call 407-957-7344 during office hours. To estimate individual water use and individual water conservation, use the South Florida Water Management District water conservation calculator available at www.sfwmd.gov.

 

Irrigation Restrictions for St. Cloud

St. Cloud, FL (April 28, 2017) City of St. Cloud is enacting permanent two-day per week irrigation restrictions for potable and reclaimed water effective immediately. View Irrigation Restrictions at http://www.stcloud.org/DocumentCenter/View/15926.