Current Water Restrictions

The St. Johns River Water Management District watering rules are in effect for all customers, regardless of whether you live within the city or county limits. These restrictions are intended to ensure the efficient use of water for landscape irrigation. The restrictions allow enough water to maintain healthy landscapes year-round. The mandatory restrictions specify the time when watering may occur.

Daylight Saving Time Restrictions


2nd Sunday in March until 1st Sunday in November)

Potable or Well Irrigation

 

Residential


  • Odd numbered addresses: Wednesday and Saturday
  • Even numbered addresses: Thursday and Sunday
  • No numbered addresses: Wednesday and Saturday

Nonresidential


  • All properties: Tuesday and Friday

Time


Customers are required to water no more than one (1) hour per zone and no more than 3/4 inch of water per zone per irrigation day. Water only when needed, and not between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Reclaim Water Irrigation


The City of Port Orange has over 6,800 reclaim water customers. By using reclaimed water, we can conserve traditional freshwater supplies and provide an environmentally responsible alternative to disposal of wastewater.

Customers using reclaim water are allowed to water three days per week under City ordinance.

Residential


(Midnight to 8 a.m.)
  • Odd numbered addresses: Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
  • Even numbered addresses: Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

Nonresidential


(6 p.m. to Midnight)
  • Odd numbered addresses: Monday, Wed and Saturday
  • Even numbered addresses: Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday