SAWS News: Stage 1 Is Out, Winter Averaging Is In
Aquifer Beaker

Edwards Aquifer

Aquifer Level 671.8'
9/20/18 - Official

The Edwards aquifer and its catchment area in the San Antonio region is about 8,000 square miles and includes all or part of 13 counties in south-central Texas.

Learn More »


image

Stage 2:
Water On Your Day

Watering with an irrigation system or sprinkler is allowed only once a week from 7-11 a.m. and 7-11 p.m. on your designated watering day as determined by your address.

Learn More »


Close

Aquifer Level 671.8 | Stage 2: Water On Your Day

Log In

Pay Your Bill Online

Already registered? Log in now.

Forgot your password?

New User

My Account Page

No user account? No problem.

Sign Up Now


Close
image

Stage 1 Is Out, Winter Averaging Is In

The autumn rains came and the Edwards Aquifer level responded by staying above 660 feet for 15 days — signaling an end to Stage 1 drought restrictions.

While the end to Stage 1 means a return to year-round watering guidelines, residents can save money on their future sewer charges by eliminating excess watering over the next few months.

SAWS sewer charges are based on your average winter water use, as measured across three complete billing cycles from mid-November to mid-March. So watering your landscape less in those months can save you money throughout 2018.

Your billing cycle can be found on the front of your monthly statement just below the account number.

Plants and lawns are preparing for winter dormancy so they don’t take in as much water this time of year anyway. So save water now, save money later.

Need a refresher on year-round watering guidelines? Visit saws.org/drought.

Back to SAWS News Next: Get the Latest Information on SAWS Proposed Rates Adjustment