Water Conservation

Meeting Water Needs

Providing for our residents’ current water needs while planning ahead to meet projected needs is a top priority for the City. To ensure the availability of this precious resource for future generations, the withdrawal of fresh water from our ecosystem cannot exceed its natural replacement rate. As Florida’s population continues to grow, it is increasingly vital that we take measures to conserve this life-sustaining natural resource.

Irrigation Schedule

Daylight Savings Time (second Sunday in March to First Sunday in November)Wednesday and SaturdayThursday and SundayTuesday and Friday
Eastern Standard Time (First
Sunday in November to Second Sunday in March)

  • Water only when needed.
  • No watering between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Restrictions apply to private well/pumps, ground or surface water, and water from public and private utilities – including reclaimed water.
  • All irrigation systems installed after 1991 – or repaired on any date – must have a properly functioning rain sensor.
  • Watering for new landscaping/sod is allowed for 30 days, then every other day for the next 30 days, before 10 a.m. or after 4 p.m.  Limited to newly planted areas only.

To report an irrigation violation or new landscaping/sod, please call 407-877-5193.

To learn how you can save water, both indoors and outdoors, visit our helpful partners in the Useful Resources section.