Watering Restrictions

Watering Restrictions

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Karen McMillan
Environmental Support Coordinator
7444 Wellington Road 21, Elora, ON
N0B 1S0
Phone: 519.846.9691 x359
Email: Click to send email

The Township maintains a year-round watering restriction.

The use of municipal water through a hose or other attachment for lawn or garden watering, fountains, washing automobiles or filling swimming pools is subject to the following regulations:

  • Homes with EVEN house numbers – watering is allowed on EVEN calendar days.
  • Homes with ODD house numbers - watering is allowed on ODD calendar days.
  • Sprinkling or watering is only permitted between the hours of 5:00 am – 7:00 am and 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm.
  • People must obey watering restrictions or fines may result.

In the case of an extreme emergency, the Township has the authority to ban any non-essential uses of water.