Auburn Water Works asks customers to practice voluntary water restrictions

(Source: WTVM)
(Source: WTVM)

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) – The Auburn Water Works Board also asking its customers to practice voluntary water restrictions while a drought watch continues.

A "phase one" watch was issued Friday.

The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs also issuing a drought declaration for the state of Alabama.

All residents in Lee county are asked to restrict outdoor watering between 8 p.m. and 8 a.m.

Homeowners with even-numbered addresses should water on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, and those with odd-numbered addresses should water on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Officials say there should be no outdoor watering on Sunday.

The watch will remain in effect until further notice.

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