When drought restrictions are in effect, a variance to the city ordinance may be requested under very limited circumstances. Variance requests are carefully reviewed and not all requests are granted.
New Landscape Variance
Request additional watering days during drought restrictions for new landscapes.Water Fountains
Request variance for water features that operate during drought with conservation in mind.Athletic Fields
To keep playing surfaces safe, caretakers can request additional watering days.Large Properties
Variance for properties that can't run all of their irrigation stations simultaneously on one day.Power Washing
Power washing for health and safety exceptions may request a variance from SAWS.