SWRCB Urban Conservation Emergency Regulation Update
State Water Resources Control Board released its draft Urban Conservation Emergency Regulation proposal on Friday, March 6. This proposal will be discussed during the next SWRCB meeting, which is scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, 2015.
A sampling of proposed regulations is below:
- Prohibition on irrigation of turf or ornamental landscapes following measurable precipitation
- Restrictions in the hospitality sector
- Limits to irrigation of ornamental landscapes or turf using potable water
- Notification requirements to customers regarding leaks
Full details are here on the SWRCB's web page. Click here to view the agenda for the March 17 meeting.