b) Hand watering with a hose with automatic cutoff or handheld container may be conducted between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m.;
c) Irrigation of athletic fields or public turf grass recreational areas may be conducted between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m., subject to the two days a week odd-even schedule described in Drought Response Level 2;
d) Irrigation of golf courses shall be conducted in accordance with the “Golf Irrigation Prediction and Estimation Worksheet”, which can be found on epdgeorgia.gov, and only between the hours of 4:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m., provided, however, irrigation of golf course greens may occur at any time of day;
e) Use of reclaimed wastewater by a designated user from a system permitted by the Division to provide reclaimed wastewater shall not be allowed for general outdoor watering as described in Rule §391-3-30-.03(1)(a). It shall be allowed for any use described in Rule §391-3-30.03(1)(b) subject to the limitations in Rule §391-3-30-.07(4)(b);
f) Installation, maintenance, or calibration of irrigation systems is allowed, provided that it is done by professional landscapers or golf course superintendents.
ii. Distribute retrofit kits and water saving devices to customers. These kits and devices may include, but not be limited to, shower heads, leak dye tabs, toilet tank displacement devices, and hose shut-off nozzles;
iii. Technical assistance outreach program to target high users to identify and/or recommend opportunities to reduce water usage;
iv. Reduce system pressure, unless such reduction would create unsafe water supply conditions;
v. Inform customers about pool cover requirements;
vi. Impose monetary penalties or terminate water services to customers to reduce outdoor water waste due to excessive application, outdoor leaks, improper irrigation, or other similar reasons.
· Website Updates
· Bill Insert Messages
· Bill Announcements
· Facebook / Blog
· DRL Committee
· Two-day odd-even watering schedule, no watering between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. and no watering on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays
· Additional Public Information Items (DRL-2 Items)
· Drought Surcharge Rate
· Suspension of Street Sweeping Program
· Leak Detection / Leak Repair Acceleration
Introduced at a regular meeting of the Council of Columbus, Georgia, held on the ____ day of __________, 20__ and adopted at said meeting by the affirmative vote of _____ members of the Council.