Fort Collins City Manager Darin Atteberry has signed a declaration to lift the City’s Response Level 1 water restrictions, effective June 1. The decision was based on additional water supplies that have become available since restrictions were implemented April 1.
Due to the recent increase in mountain snowpack in our region, the City now has additional Horsetooth Reservoir supplies. The increased water supply allows the City to:
Although the restrictions are being lifted, the City’s wasting water code will continue to be enforced. All efforts to conserve water are strongly encouraged.
Even without restrictions, lawn watering two days per week is typically enough. However, during hot, dry weather there may be a need to add a third day.
Free sprinkler system audits are available to help homeowners run their systems most efficiently. Sign up at fcgov.com/sprinkler-audit.