Emergency water conservation restrictions were adopted by the Kinneloa Irrigation District Board of Directors on August 19, 2014 and revised on May 19, 2015 (Resolution 2015-5-19B). The General Manager was given the authority to make subsequent revisions subject to the District's Rules and Regulations and to comply with the current State Water Resources Control Board regulations. Although the emergency restrictions have been lifted, the following conservation restrictions remain in effect.
- Residential and commercial landscape irrigation is limited to no more than three (3) days per week and no more often than every third day nor during the hours between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
- The District strongly urges that a pool cover be used to prevent evaporation and to limit the frequency of refilling.
- Decorative fountains and other water features must have recirculating pumps.
- Vehicle washing is restricted to the use of a hand-held bucket and quick rinses using a hose with a shut-off nozzle. The District encourages customers to use recycled water or a commercial car wash that uses recycled water.
- Customers shall fix leaks within 48 hours upon notification or observation of the leak.
- Customers shall not irrigate outdoors during or within 48 hours after a measureable rainfall.
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