By Michaela MacDonald
LUBBOCK, TX -- Starting Tuesday, April 1, the City of Lubbock's annual water conservation measures kick in. Stage 1 drought restrictions limit houses to watering their lawns with sprinklers two days a week.
House addresses ending in 0, 3, 4, or 9 - Monday and Thursday
House addresses ending in 1, 5, or 6 - Tuesday and Friday
House addresses ending in 2,7, or 8 - Wednesday and Saturday
With the increased water conservation measures watering is allowed from midnight to 10 am and from 6 pm to midnight. No irrigation is allowed between the hours of 10 am and 6 pm. Water must also be done without significant runoff. People are asked to irrigate less than 1.5 inches of water per week.
To report a problem or find out more information about the water conservation effort call 3-1-1 and ask for Codes; or call the Water Hotline at (806) 775-3952.