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Cary Begins Outdoor Water Rationing

Posted April 29, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Mandatory watering restrictions take effect Monday in Cary, Morrisville, and the Wake County portion of RTP.

Under the law, residents with odd-numbered addresses can water their lawns on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

Residents with even-numbered addresses can water lawns on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays.

No one is allowed to water lawns on Mondays.

Homeowners trying to establish a new lawn can request special permits.

Everyone affected by the new ordinance should have received postcards in the mail.

The water rationing plan was approved by the Cary Town Councilseveral weeks ago. andJulie Moos