Non-Drought Outdoor Water Use Schedule - Effective March 2017 These restrictions are consistent with the The Georgia Water Stewardship Act (June 2010) Daily Watering For planting, growing, managing, or maintaining ground cover, trees, or shrubs, watering is allowed between 4:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m.
Outdoor Water Uses You can use water outdoors any time for:
Drip or soaker hose irrigation
Hand watering with a hose with an automatic cut-off or with a handheld container
Installation, maintenance, or calibration of irrigation systems
Irrigation of athletic fields, golf courses, or public turf grass recreational areas
Irrigation of horticultural crops held for sale, resale, or installation
Watering new and replanted plants or seeds
Watering personal food gardens
Water from personal well or alternate source (grey water, rain water, condensate)
Learn More If you have any questions regarding outdoor water use, please call the Athens-Clarke County Water Conservation Office at 706-613-3729.