Metro Vancouver’s Stage 1 Watering Regulations start May 1

Metro Vancouver’s Stage 1 Watering Regulations start May 1

Metro Vancouver’s Stage 1 Watering Regulations start May 1, 2021. Here’s what is allowed under Stage 1:

–  Even-numbered addresses: Lawn watering Wednesday, Saturday mornings 4 am – 9 am

–  Odd-numbered addresses: Lawn watering Thursday, Sunday mornings 4 am – 9 am

–  Watering trees, shrubs and flowers is permitted any day, from 4 am – 9 am if using a sprinkler, or any time if hand watering or using drip irrigation. All hoses must have an automatic shut-off device.

–  Edible plants are exempt from regulations

For more information on the restrictions and tips for lawn care, gardening and how to save water, visit http://www.metrovancouver.org/lawns