Orange County will enact mandatory one-day-a-week watering restrictions beginning on Sunday, November 6. Homes and nonresidential properties in Orange County must adhere to the following watering schedule:

  • Homes with odd-numbered or no addresses water only on Saturday
  • Homes with even-numbered addresses water only on Sunday
  • Non-residential properties water only on Tuesday

County officials are asking that you water only when needed and not between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Watering is restricted to no more than one hour per zone. These restrictions apply to private wells and pumps, ground or surface water, and water from public and private utilities.

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  1. Let me know when the state cracks down on bottle water plants sucking up millions of gallons of water for free and then I’ll worry about how many times I water my lawn with water that I pay for.