Reclaimed Water Conservation Needed
Voluntary reduction is requested to alleviate reclaimed water pressure issues and potential shortage. Pinellas County Utilities is appealing to North County reclaimed water customers to voluntarily limit irrigation immediately. Minimal rainfall and overuse of reclaimed water in the area are stressing the available supply of reclaimed water. If current dry conditions and overuse continue, officials may have to implement mandatory restrictions in order for the system to recover.
The following suggestions can help you conserve reclaimed water and still maintain a healthy lawn:
Pinellas County Utilities is trying to prevent implementing mandatory restrictions. Please help conserve our valuable reclaimed water resource by irrigating wisely and efficiently. If you would like additional information on how to maintain a healthy lawn, please visit www.pinellascounty.org/utilities or contact Pinellas County Utilities at (727) 464-4000, and tell the representative, "I want a healthy lawn."
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