Ordinance Information & Drought Contingency Plan
Your Designated Watering Day Has Changed!
The City of Garland has discontinued its city-wide watering schedule of once a week on Saturdays only. Effective immediately, Garland residential and business customers will be allowed to water their lawns once a week based on their trash colloction schedule. For example, if your trash is collected on Wednesdays, this will be your designated watering day.
Stage 3 drought response measures in still in effect at this time and lawn watering is still limited to once a week.
Conservation Plan Key Points
- No outdoor irrigation between the hours of 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.
- Newly-installed irrigations systems must be equipped with rain and freeze sensors
- Watering with a hand-held hose, soaker hose or drip irrigation is allowed at any time
City's Water Conservation Plan Details
Texas Urban Landscape Guide - Gardening and landscaping techniques