Water conservation guidelines are in effect June 1 – September 15 for watering lawns and landscaping. Outdoor water use is permitted between 5-10 am and 5-10 pm every day for all addresses. These limitations are designed to allow sufficient time for the water storage tanks to recharge during both morning and evening hours. Outdoor water use is permitted at all times for the following:
•Bucket or sprinkling can
•Hose with a nozzle for car washing
•Kiddie pools, slides and other water toys in active use
EPA Water Sense
The Village of Lake Zurich is in partnership with the EPA to conserve natural resources through collaborative efforts with over 13,000 municipalities and companies. WaterSense focuses on creating a market enhancement program for water efficient products. Visit the EPA WaterSense site for a wide variety of information on water efficiency topics, publications (many in down-loadable format), and links to other very useful water efficiency web sites.