City of Danbury Urges Water Conservation – Danbury, CT Patch

October 12, 2016 - Essential Water

From a City of Danbury:

DANBURY, CT – With drought conditions sustaining in a State of Connecticut, and too small flood foresee for a foreseeable future, a City of Danbury is requesting all H2O business to trigger H2O charge measures and privately revoke all non-essential H2O use.

Danbury fountainhead levels are now during 66% of full capacity, that is approximately 11% next normal for this time of year.

“We are seeking a residents to play an critical purpose in a efforts to preserve water,” pronounced Mayor Mark Boughton. “Because of a drought conditions that we are facing, I’m seeking that we all do a part.”

Due to stream continue conditions and a extended “dry spell” that a Danbury area is experiencing, it is critical for all business and H2O users to support in this charge effort.

The City is seeking residents to do a following:

  • Refrain from use of outside H2O devices, including irrigation systems, sprinklers, soaker hoses and palm hold hoses.
  • Use brooms and blowers instead of H2O to purify decks, driveways and sidewalks.
  • Repair leaks in plumbing and fixtures (repair leaky toilets and faucets)
  • Run usually full loads in a garments soaking appurtenance and in a dishwasher.
  • Take shorter showers.
  • Do not leave H2O using while soaking hands, shred or brushing teeth.
  • Install low-flow toilets as good as faucet and shower-head upsurge restrictors.

If we have any questions per this press release, greatfully hit a Public Utilities Department during 203-797-4539.

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