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Water restrictions in place for City of Lubbock

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

The City of Lubbock has put water restriction in place that went into effect April 1st. The restrictions were made to minimize water lost to evaporation during the warmer and windier times of the day. The City will allow watering Between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m.

The restrictions are part of the City's irrigation ordinance, which applies from April 1st to September 30th each year. Exceptions are allowed for newly planted grass or landscaping, soaker hoses, and watering by hand.

The city will allow watering two days per week with up to one and a half inches of water for each area of the yard.  

To report violations, please call the Water Hotline at 775-3952.

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