EFFECTIVE MARCH 3, 2009
An order issued by Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) enables Georgia irrigators in the 55-county Level Four Drought Response area to water shrubs, trees and flower beds for up to three days per week using drip irrigation systems and soaker hoses.
Odd-numbered addresses may water Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Even-numbered addresses may water on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays.
For more information on Georgia's drought or details on irrigation exemptions for limited landscape watering, visit www.georgiaepd.com.