New Water Use Restrictions For Tampa
Summary of some of the changes included in the new restrictions:
a. At even-numbered addresses (Example: 3208) , or addresses ending in the letters A-M (Example: 3208-A), only on Tuesdays;
b. At odd-numbered addresses (Example: 3207), or addresses ending in the letters N-Z (Example: 3207-N), only on Sundays;
c. At locations with no address, including medians, rights of way and common areas only on Sundays;
d. Turf irrigation is prohibited at all times on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, except as specifically exempted by Ordinance.
Irrigation for establishment of new turf landscaping by hand watering only. Irrigation for establishment of new non-turf landscaping by hand watering or micro-irrigation. Schedule remains the same as current ordinance EXCEPT as noted above, based on type of material(s) being established.
The restrictions apply to all residential and non-residential properties inside Tampa City limits. For information about ordinance provisions concerning other water uses including: irrigation system maintenance, car washing, pressure washing, and recreational use, as well as information on variances, please consult the complete Emergency Water Use Restriction Ordinance 2009-48.