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2024 Water Restrictions for Garland, TX

The City of Garland is implementing water use restrictions to ensure the sustainable management of our precious water resources. These measures are crucial for maintaining a reliable water supply throughout the year, especially during periods of drought or peak demand. Below are the details of the water restrictions effective for 2024.

Outdoor Watering Restrictions

  • Watering Schedule:
  • Odd-numbered addresses: Watering is allowed on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
  • Even-numbered addresses: Watering is allowed on Thursdays and Sundays.
  • Prohibited Times: No watering is allowed between 10 AM and 6 PM to reduce evaporation losses.

Irrigation Systems

  • Automatic Sprinkler Systems: Must be equipped with rain and freeze sensors to prevent operation during and after rain events and in freezing conditions.
  • Hand Watering: Permitted with a hand-held hose, soaker hose, or drip irrigation system at any time, provided it is attended.

Washing Vehicles

  • Washing vehicles at home is allowed only with a hand-held hose equipped with a shut-off nozzle or using a bucket. Commercial car washes are exempt from this restriction.

Swimming Pools

  • Filling Pools: Newly constructed or repaired swimming pools may be filled once, after which only minimal refilling to maintain pool levels is permitted.
  • Pool Covers: Pools should be covered when not in use to reduce evaporation.

Landscape and Lawn Care

  • New Landscaping: Newly installed landscapes may be watered as necessary for the first 30 days after installation to establish roots. Documentation of the installation date may be required.
  • Established Landscaping: Must adhere to the outdoor watering schedule.

Prohibited Activities

  • Hosing of Hard Surfaces: Washing driveways, sidewalks, and other hard surfaces with a hose is prohibited except for safety or sanitary reasons.
  • Water Waste: Allowing water to run off into streets, gutters, or storm drains is prohibited.

Enforcement and Penalties

The City of Garland will enforce these restrictions through regular inspections and monitoring. Violations may result in fines or other penalties as determined by the city regulations.

Conservation Tips

  • Fix Leaks: Regularly check and repair any leaks in your plumbing fixtures and irrigation systems.
  • Use Mulch: Apply mulch around plants to retain moisture in the soil.
  • Water Efficiently: Water your lawn and garden in the early morning or late evening to minimize evaporation.


By adhering to these water restrictions, residents of Garland can contribute to the sustainable management of our water resources, ensuring that there is enough water for everyone, now and in the future. Thank you for your cooperation and commitment to water conservation. For more information, visit the City of Garland’s water conservation webpage or contact our water management department.

Let’s work together to preserve our water resources.