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RALEIGH RESTRICTIONS

AMONG CURRENT RULES:

IRRIGATION: Automatic spray irrigation systems can be used from midnight to 5 a.m. and from 10 p.m. to midnight. Nonautomatic systems can be used from midnight to 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. to midnight. Watering by either system is allowed Wednesdays and Sundays for even-numbered addresses and Tuesdays and Saturdays for odd-numbered addresses. Watering by hand-held, hose-end watering devices is allowed between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m. any day.

LEAKS: Leaking water services or plumbing must be repaired within 24 hours of written notification.

VEHICLES: May be washed only at professional car washes.

PENALTIES

$200 for first offense; $1,000 for second offense; third offense results in loss of service.

REPORT VIOLATIONS

To report violations, call Raleigh's public utilities department at 857-4540.

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