Water Conservation

Water Shortage Watch

The City of Poway is currently at a Level 1 - Water Shortage Watch with voluntary water conservation measures encouraged.

ALL POWAY WATER CUSTOMERS:
NO MANDATORY WATERING SCHEDULE CURRENTLY IN EFFECT
WATER EFFICIENCY MEASURES ENCOURAGED

Poway Water Use Efficiency Measures are listed here.

State-mandated water restrictions still apply. All Californians are prohibited from:

  • Using potable water to wash sidewalks and driveways;
  • Allowing runoff when watering with potable water;
  • Using hoses with no shutoff nozzles to wash cars;
  • Using potable water in decorative water features that do not recirculate the water;
  • Watering outdoors during and within 48 hours following measurable rainfall;

Take the opportunity to reduce your water use by taking advantage of rebate opportunities.