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RALEIGH'S STAGE 2 MANDATORY CONSERVATION MEASURES

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. Irrigate only if plants need water. Don't apply more than 1 inch of water per week.

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

OUTDOOR SURFACES: Do not wash sidewalks, patios, decks, driveways or building exteriors. This restriction does not apply to the washing of areas to maintain public health and sanitary conditions or to properties using nonpotable water.

POOLS: No water may be added to any decorative fountain, pool or pond except where necessary to maintain aquatic life. No swimming or wading pools may be filled.

VEHICLES: May be washed only at professional car washes.

HOSPITALITY: Water will not be served in public restaurants except upon request. Hotels, motels and bed and breakfasts will ask guests who are spending more than one night to use their towels and bed linens more than once between launderings.

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