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Keeping water off the street

Original post made on Aug 27, 2014

In the midst of California's driest year on record -- and $500 fines for sprinkler runoff as of Aug. 1 -- residents with out-of-date or problematic irrigation systems are due for an upgrade.

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Posted by Anonymous
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Aug 27, 2014 at 6:04 pm

How about including information about how to contact Palo Alto Utilities about water waste?

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Posted by Parched
a resident of Downtown North
on Aug 27, 2014 at 11:58 pm


Dial Customer Service at (650) 329-2161 or Utilities Emergency Dispatch at (650) 329-2579.

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Posted by Big Drip
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Aug 28, 2014 at 8:11 pm

Use drip irrigation: no overspray, and it looks like you haven't even watered two hours afterward. Very efficient.

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Posted by palo alto resident
a resident of Embarcadero Oaks/Leland
on Sep 1, 2014 at 4:23 pm

So why were the Jordan Fields being watered by sprinkler at 2 in the afternoon today?

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