The exterior use of water is permitted as follows:

  • Manual watering is permitted at all times.
  • Oscillating water sprinklers or soaker hoses are permitted between the hours of 9 p.m. and midnight only as follows: even-numbered addresses on even-numbered dates and odd-numbered addresses on odd-numbered dates.
  • As for automatic watering systems, watering is permitted between 3 a.m. and 6 a.m. on Sundays, Tuesdays and Thursdays only (see article 7.2.1 of By-Law BEAC-070)

Other ways you can help us protect our greatest natural resource:

  • Use a rain barrel to water your garden ($40 at Public Works)
  • Do not let water from your hose run unnecessarily onto the street or onto neighbouring properties
  • Wash your car using a bucket or a hose fitted with an automatic shut-off device
  • Maintain your house plumbing in good working condition