Lawn & Landscape Irrigation Restrictions

As a wholesale water customer of Fort Worth, the twice a week watering schedule listed below is in effect year-round for the City of Roanoke. For questions about watering, please call 817-491-6099.

Watering Assignments
Stage 1 limits outdoor watering with an irrigation system or hose-end sprinkler to a maximum of 2 assigned days per week for all customers. Residential customers whose addresses end in odd numbers (1, 3, 5, 7 or 9) are permitted to water lawn and landscapes only on Sundays and Thursdays. Addresses ending in even numbers (2, 4, 6, 8 or 0) may water on Saturdays and Wednesdays only. Non-residential customers, including apartments, businesses, parks and common areas, can water only on Tuesday and Fridays. No watering is allowed on Mondays.

Time of Day Restriction
The time of day restriction, which prohibits outdoor watering with sprinklers between the hours of 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., continues to be in effect.

Irrigation Schedule
Water Schedule

Stage 1 Measures
Watering by hand-held hose, drip irrigation or soaker hose is allowed at any time. Residents are encouraged to limit such watering to a maximum of 2 hours per day.

Other Stage 1 measures include the following.
  • Hotels, restaurants and bars are encouraged to serve water only upon request.
  • It's discouraged to establish new turf and a variance is required to do so.
  • No hosing of buildings or other structures for purposes other than fire protection is allowed.
  • Residents are encouraged to avoid hosing of paved areas, such as:
    • Driveways
    • Parking lots
    • Sidewalks
  • Vehicle washing is limited to the use of hand-held buckets and a hose with a positive shutoff valve. Vehicles may be washed at any time at a car wash.