Per city ordinance, the San Antonio City Manager in agreement with San Antonio Water Systems, has declared Stage 1 water management rules to be put into effect for the first time since October 2017. Stage 1 is triggered when the 10 day rain average of the Edwards Aquifer drops to 660 feet or below.
When Stage 1 restrictions are enacted, outdoor watering with a sprinkler or irrigation system is allowed only before 11am and after 7pm. one day a week based on the last number of your address. Watering with a handheld hose is still allowed at any time.
0 or 1- Monday
2 or 3- Tuesday
4 or 5- Wednesday
6 or 7- Thursday
8 or 9- Friday
SAWS offers $100 or $200 coupons to its customers to replace their grass with drought tolerant garden beds or permeable patios. The coupons are available through May 31 at Garden Style San Antonio.