Drought Regulations

Drought Regulations are effective as of May 2021:

  • Do not overwater lawns and gardens to the point of excessive flowing runoff.
  • Do not use drinking water to wash driveways and sidewalks.
  • Do not wash a motor vehicle by hose unless it is equipped with a shutoff nozzle.
  • Do not operate a fountain or other decorative water feature unless the water is recirculated. Do not irrigate lawns or landscapes on consecutive days.
  • Do not irrigate between the hours of 10 am and 5 pm.
  • Do not irrigate during rain or within 48 hours after measurable rainfall.
  • Do not drain and refill a swimming pool unless needed for repair purposes.

See the City of Napa’s Water Division for more information!