Voluntary Water Restrictions
Declaration of Mild Drought Conditions October 03, 2022
October 04, 2022
City of Kerens News Release:
Drought conditions are widespread across the state. The city of Kerens is experiencing a mild drought condition and encourages all citizens to help conserve our precious water resources.
Our water system is under Stage 1 Mild Drought Conditions. This means that water use is restricted in the following ways:
Use water in a manner that does not allow runoff or waste
Use a bucket, not a spray nozzle for washing and rinsing vehicles
Make sure the dishwasher is full before running
Wash full loads of laundry
Take shorter showers
Turn the water off when brushing your teeth
Install a toilet dam or other water-saving devices on the commode
Customers are encouraged to limit nonessential water use to prevent further restrictions.
Customers are specifically encouraged to limit watering for landscape use, and to only water after 6 p.m. and before 10 a.m.