Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD) will again institute day-of-use restrictions for irrigation.
Starting Dec. 1 and through March 31, outdoor irrigation by CVWD domestic customers will be prohibited on Mondays and Thursdays.
This temporary restriction for irrigation, which aims to further encourage conservation, was approved by the CVWD Board of Directors earlier this month.
The irrigation schedule is in addition to ongoing water-use restrictions that include:
As a result of water-use restrictions and customer conservation efforts, water use is down significantly. The rolling average since June is a 23.4% decrease in water use when compared to the same period in 2013.
For a complete list of water-use restrictions and for conservation programs to help save water, visit www.cvwd.org. For Coachella Valley residents who are not CVWD customers, information about your water district and direct links are available at www.cvwatercounts.com
The Coachella Valley Water District is a public agency governed by a five-member board of directors. The district provides domestic and irrigation water, agricultural drainage, wastewater treatment and reclamation services, regional storm water protection, groundwater management and water conservation. It serves approximately 109,000 residential and business customers across 1,000 square miles, located primarily in Riverside County, but also in portions of Imperial and San Diego counties.