Fountain Valley has permanent water conservation requirements in place to promote the efficient use of water and reduce or eliminate water waste in the City. These requirements are in effect at all times and additional requirements may be implemented in response to water shortages.
A Level 2 Water Supply Shortage was declared by the City Council of the City of Fountain Valley on June 21, 2022. As a result, additional water restrictions were implemented. The Level 2 Water Restrictions are effective July 1, 2022, until further notice. They include the following:
- All users are required to reduce their water usage by 11-20%.
- Watering is limited to 3 days a week, as scheduled. Odd Addresses - Monday, Wednesday & Saturday. Even Addresses - Tuesday, Thursday & Sunday. Commercial, Industrial & Institutional Sites - Monday, Wednesday & Friday.
- Commercial, Industrial & Institutional sites, including HOAs, are prohibited from using potable water to irrigate non-functional turf. Watering of trees and other perennial non-turf plants is allowed.
All water customers are required to comply with the water conservation requirements. For more information, visit Water Restrictions.