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Sprinkling regs still on

With the recent spate of warm weather, the city of Port Coquitlam is reminding residents not to over-water their lawn. According to a news release posted to the city website, a lawn only requires one hour of sprinkling each week.  - TRI-CITY NEWS FILE PHOTO
With the recent spate of warm weather, the city of Port Coquitlam is reminding residents not to over-water their lawn. According to a news release posted to the city website, a lawn only requires one hour of sprinkling each week.
— image credit: TRI-CITY NEWS FILE PHOTO

With the recent spate of warm weather, the city of Port Coquitlam is reminding residents not to over-water their lawn. According to a news release posted to the city website, a lawn only requires one hour of sprinkling each week.

As part of the water shortage response plan, the following water regulations are in effect between June 1 and Sept. 30 in all Metro Vancouver cities:

• Even-numbered addresses may sprinkle lawns between 4 and 9 a.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays while odd-numbered addresses may sprinkle during the same time period on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

• Even-numbered commercial properties may sprinkle lawns between 1 and 6 a.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays while odd-numbered commercial properties may sprinkle during the same time period on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

• All non-residential properties may sprinkle between 4 and 9 a.m. on Fridays.

For more information, go to your city’s website.

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