Urbenville Water Supply is now between 60% and 70% capacity. Council has now enacted the Drought Management plan and in view of long range weather forecasts has issued the town of Urbenville with Level 2 water restrictions.
Level 2 water restrictions is a moderate water restriction level and are designed to increase the community awareness of water saving techniques and reduce normal daily household consumption by at least 15%. By raising community awareness we can all help to reduce water consumption and save our precious water supply.
The Level 2 restrictions for residential properties include:
- No use of fixed hoses or sprinklers for gardening or washing cars/hard surfaces;
- Restricted use of approved micro sprays / garden watering systems to 1 hour a day, limited to between 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm daily Daylight Saving Time; and between 4:30 pm and 5:30 pm Eastern Standard Time
- The filling of swimming pools and spas is banned.
Residents are asked to abide by these restrictions from Monday, 4th February 2019.