Water Restrictions begin for the City of Wolfforth

Water restrictions for the City of Wolfforth begin on May 1, with enforcement beginning on May 11. Restrictions apply to all customers of the City of Wolfforth.

If conservation measures are not practiced, the city will be forced to move to Stage 4 water restrictions, where no landscape irrigation will be allowed.

Below is the irrigation schedule issued by the city:

SUNDAY- Hose end
Begin Saturday after 8 pm
End no later than 10 am Sunday

MONDAY-Even addresses
Begin Sunday after 8 pm
End no later than 10 am Monday

TUESDAY-Odd addresses
Begin Monday after 8 pm
End no later than 10 am Tuesday

WEDNESDAY – Hose end
Begin Tuesday after 8 pm
End no later than 10 am Wednesday

THURSDAY – Even addresses
Begin Wednesday after 8 pm
End no later than 10 am Thursday

FRIDAY – Odd addresses
Begin Thursday after 8 pm
End no later than 10 am Friday

SATURDAY – Hose end
Begin Friday after 8 pm
End no later than 10 am Saturday

The following uses of water are defined as nonessential and are prohibited:

A. Use of water to wash down any sidewalks, walkways, driveways, parking lots, tennis courts, or other hard-surfaced areas;

B. Use of water to wash down buildings or structures for purposes other than immediate fire protection.

C. Use of water for dust control.

D. Flushing gutters or permitting water to run or accumulate in any gutter or street

E. Failure to repair a controllable leak(s) within a reasonable period after having been given notice directing the repair of such leak(s).

F. Operation of any ornamental fountain or pond for aesthetic or scenic purposes is prohibited except where necessary to support aquatic life or where such fountains or ponds are equipped with a recirculation system.

G. Using water to wash vehicles, boats, or similar equipment or to add water to swimming pools, spas, or the like is prohibited unless done between the hours of 8:00 p.m. on the evening preceding the designated watering day and 10:00 a.m. on the morning of the designated watering day.

For questions regarding the watering schedule or the drought contingency plan, contact City Engineer Jared Wesley at 806-855-4124 or Wolfforth City Hall at 806-855-4120.