County seeks tougher watering rules, ‘serious water conservation’ efforts
With the drought bringing the level of Lake Horton to 14 feet below its full pool, county water officials want to petition state regulators to adopt new water restrictions for the entire county.
The Fayette County Commission is expected to approve a petition Thursday that would restrict all outdoor watering to the odd-even system for all properties in Fayette County. Currently all property owners are allowed to water landscaping daily between 4 p.m. and 10 a.m., but that would be eliminated under the additional water restrictions, officials said. Read More»