Standard Stage 3 Watering Restrictions Are Back Through May 2015

Despite the recent helpful rain, the City of Plano has reinstated the standard Stage 3 watering restrictions for April and May 2015.  As a resident of The Estates of Forest Creek, this means:

  • Even Street Addresses can water outside on these every other Tuesday (April 2, 16, 30 + May 14, 28)
  • Odd Street Addresses can water outside on these every other Tuesday (April 7, 21 + May 5, 19)
  • Outside watering is limited once again to once every other week through the end of May.
  • Sprinkler use is prohibited between 10am and 6pm daily.
  • Foundations and landscaping, including grass, shrubs and trees, may be watered for up to 2 hours any day by a hand-held hose or soaker hose.
  • No hydro-seeding, hydro-mulching or sprigging.
  • No hosing of paved areas, buildings or windows.  Hose end cutoff nozzle must be used when washing vehicles. Power washing is still allowed.
  • No operation of ornamental fountains greater than 5 feet in diameter, or outdoor amenities using treated water.
  • Excessive water runoff and watering during a precipitation event are prohibited.
  • Low-flow drip irrigation systems are not restricted.
  • No variances for landscaping will be granted

For complete details on all City of Plano watering restrictions, please visit or call 972-789-4338.

Stage 3 Water Restrictions in Plano, TX