Sacramento Conservation

4701 Beloit Drive Sacramento  |  Hours: 8:30am-4pm  |  Conservation Hotline: 1-916-568-4201

Voluntary Sprinkler Irrigation Schedule

Odd-numbered addresses

Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday

Even-numbered addresses

Wednesday, Friday & Sunday

No watering on Monday

Watering is limited to three days a week

• To avoid evaporation, please water outdoors before 10 a.m. or after 8:00 p.m.
• Watering is limited to a total of 15 minutes per station per allowed day
• Low-flow irrigation systems (Including drip irrigation and microspray) that emits less than two gallons per hour are exempt from day of week and time limitations.


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We’re here to help

FREE Water Wise Surveys are available. California American Water provides free water use consultations for our residential and non-residential customers. For residential customers, a conservation specialist will visit your home, identify ways to help you save water, and even provide free low flow fixtures for your kitchen and bathroom. For non-residential customers, a conservation specialist will calculate an individualized water budget and provide water saving recommendations.

Please call your Conservation Specialist at (916) 568-4201 to schedule your in home survey.

*To protect our employees and customers, California American Water will suspend non-essential field appointments and in person conservation services during the emergency. Our conservation staff however is available to help and troubleshoot higher than normal bills or potential leaks and any conservation related questions over the phone. Thanks for your understanding. 


FREE learning opportunity being offered by California Department of Water Resources. Please join us this Wednesday, May 6 as DWR kicks off its distance learning live chat program, "Water Wednesdays" . You can watch on DWR's YouTube channel or pre-register through Zoom; the latter will allow you to ask questions of our scientists and subject matter expert presenters.

Water Wednesdays will be held every Wednesday for the foreseeable future from 1:00 – 1:30 PM PST.

The first five weeks will be all about the Delta. We’ll have programs about fish, plankton and macro-invertebrates, birds, herps, and Delta invaders.

These are family-friendly programs designed for kids 10-14, but appropriate for people of all ages who would like to learn more about California’s water resources. The following link also provides offer for free K-12 education material to be mailed directly to family's homes. Order Free Water Education Materials

Statewide Water-Use Restrictions

• No watering lawns or landscapes with potable water for 48 hours following or during rainfall
• No using water to wash hardscapes such as sidewalks or driveways
• No irrigation runoff or overspray onto streets, sidewalks or driveways
• No washing a vehicle without a positive shut-off nozzle at the end of the hose
• No using fountains or decorative water features that DO NOT recirculate water
• All leaks must be fixed within 72 hours
• No watering of ornamental grass on public medians
• Restaurants and other food service establishments can only serve water to customers upon request
• Hotels and motels must provide guests with the option of choosing not to have towels or linens laundered daily and prominently display notice of this option

For regional news, tools, and information, please visit the Be Water Smart Regional Authority page.