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  • Published on July 1, 2015
    Outdoor watering for ornamental landscaping is limited to Tuesdays and Fridays, between 12:00 AM and 6:00 AM, or between 8:00 PM and 11:59 PM. Restrictions do not apply to food grown for consumption. Violations can result in fines of up to $1,000.
  • Published on February 10, 2015
    Find out about the Sonoma County Water Agency's drought relief programs: The Turf Replacement Program, which offers rebates of up to $250 for removal of lawns; and the High-Efficiency Fixture Direct-Install Program, which provides no cost replacement of older (pre-1992), inefficient toilets with new high-efficiency models for eligible homes and businesses.
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Outdoor Watering Restrictions

Outdoor watering for ornamental landscaping is limited to two days a week: Tuesday and Friday, between 12:00 AM and 6:00 AM, or between 8:00 PM and 11:59 PM.*

    Read more about water restrictions

    *Restrictions do not apply to food grown for consumption.


      Managing Agency: Transportation & Public Works

      • Trish Pisenti, Districts Manager 
      • Donna Caldwell, Administration

      Operations Contractor: Russian River Utility

      Contact Information

      Transportation & Public Works
      Business Hours
      Monday – Friday
      8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
      Contact us by Phone
      Office Location
      La Plaza B
      2300 County Center Drive
      Suite B 100
      Santa Rosa, CA 95403
      38.462006, -122.725384

      System Operations

      Russian River Utility


      Contracted water treatment and distribution for Sonoma County water service areas.

      Save Water

      Drought Relief Programs for Sonoma County residents

      Drought Relief Programs


      Find out about special programs for saving water and improving water efficiency.


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