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Effective immediately upon adoption of the ordinance codified in this chapter, the following mandatory prohibitions shall be in effect for Stage 2, except where necessary to address an immediate health, safety and sanitation need or to comply with a term or condition in a permit issued by a state or federal agency:

A. Application of any water supply to outdoor landscapes during and within 48 hours after measurable rainfall is prohibited.

B. Irrigation with any water of ornamental turf on public street medians is prohibited.

C. Irrigation with potable water of landscapes outside of newly constructed homes and buildings in a manner inconsistent with regulations or other requirements established in the California Building Standards Commission and the Department of Housing and Community Development is prohibited.

D. Broken sprinklers shall be repaired within 24 hours of notification by CVWD, and leaks shall be repaired as soon as practicable.

E. The serving of drinking water other than upon request in eating or drinking establishments, including but not limited to restaurants, hotels, cafes, cafeterias, bars, or other public places where food or drink are served and/or purchased is prohibited.

F. Hotels and motels shall provide guests with the option of choosing not to have towels and linens laundered daily. Hotels and motels shall prominently display notice of this option in each guestroom using clear and easily understood language.

G. Applying any water to outdoor landscapes in a manner that causes runoff such that water flows onto adjacent property, nonirrigated areas, private and public walkways, roadways, parking lots, or structures is prohibited.

H. Using a hose to wash an automobile, windows, solar panels, and tennis courts, except where the hose is equipped with a shut-off nozzle, is prohibited.

I. Applying any water to any hard surface including, but not limited to, driveways, sidewalks, and asphalt is prohibited.

J. Prohibit outdoor irrigation on Mondays and Thursdays from December 1st to March 31st.

K. Homeowners’ associations, community service organizations or similar entities are prohibited from enforcing provisions of their rules and regulations that prohibit reducing or eliminating the watering of vegetation or lawns during a declared drought emergency. (Ord. 1422.5 § 5, 2017; Ord. 1422.4 § 5, 2016; Ord. 1422.3 § 5, 2016)