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Metro Vancouver seasonal lawn watering restrictions now in effect

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Seasonal lawn watering restrictions are now in effect across Metro Vancouver.

Under the regulations, residents and businesses can water their lawns twice a week, on days determined by property address.

Even-numbered residential addresses can water Wednesdays and Saturdays between 4 a.m. and 9 a.m., while odd-numbered addresses can water Thursdays and Sundays for the same time period.

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Even-numbered commercial addresses can water Mondays between 1 a.m. and 6 a.m., and Fridays 4 a.m. to 9 a.m., while odd-numbered assesses can water on Tuesdays and Fridays.

People can water trees, shrubs and flowers with a sprinkler any day between 4 a.m. and 9 a.m., or any time by hand or using drip irrigation.

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Edible plants are exempt from the restrictions, which remain in effect until Oct. 15.

 

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