Sprinkling

In Effect Annually Between May 15 and September 15

Water conservation measures were adopted by the Village of Homer Glen on May 30, 2006.

Refer to Full Ordinance below for exceptions and details.

Briefly, water from a Water Distribution System may only be used for the watering or sprinkling of gardens, lawns, shrubs and other outdoor plants, as follows:

  • All properties with even numbered street numbers (i.e., numbers ending in 0, 2, 4, 6, 8) may use water system distributed water for landscape watering on even numbered calendar dates.
  • All properties with odd numbered street numbers (i.e., numbers ending in 1, 3, 5, 7, 9) may use water system distributed water for landscape watering on odd numbered calendar dates.
  • Watering is not restricted to any specific time of day.
  • In addition to any other remedies available to the Village, any person found to have violated any of the provisions of this Ordinance shall, upon conviction, be fined as follows:

First Offense:  Not more than $150.00

Second Offense:  Not less than $250.00

Each subsequent offense:  Not more than $750.00

A separate violation of this Ordinance shall be deemed to have been committed on each day during which a violation occurs or is permitted to continue.

 

Ordinance No. 06-038 - An Ordinance Implementing Water Conservation Measures in the Village of Homer Glen

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