SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – After a record-setting winter of rain and snow which carried into the spring, Sacramento’s two day a week watering schedule remains in effect for all utilities customers this summer.
The City of Sacramento says even-numbered addresses are allowed to water on Wednesdays and Sundays, while odd-numbered addresses may water on Tuesdays and Saturdays.READ MORE: Yuba City Neighborhood 'Traumatized' After High Speed Drivers Repeatedly Crash Into Homes
City officials say that the schedule is important to support long-term conservation measures.READ MORE: Trap, Tag, Haze: New Efforts To Get Bears To Behave In Tahoe Area
The two day a week schedule runs from March 1 to October 1. From November 1 to February 28, the schedule is reduced to one day per week. No matter the season, watering is allowed from 7 p.m. to 10 a.m. only.MORE NEWS: While New California Stimulus Could Go Long Way For Some, Economist Says It May Bring No Benefits