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Sprinkling By-law Reminder (and permits)

Posted: May 24, 2019


Sprinkling By-law Reminder

 
These restrictions shall only apply to residents on the Municipality‚Äôs Water Supply. 


Following excerpts taken from By-law No. 2002-31 
 
Between the last Saturday of May and September 30th in each year, no person shall sprinkle or allow sprinkling except in compliance with the provision of this By-law. 
 
No person shall sprinkle or allow sprinkling except at Premises: 
  1. Even numbered addresses on Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays between the hours of 4:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. and between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.

  2. Odd numbered civic addresses on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays between the hours of 4:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. and between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. 
 
 
Permits

A person who has installed a new lawn, either by placing sod or turf or by seeding, or who has installed new landscaping on a substantial part of the outdoor portion of a Premises may apply to the Municipality for a permit which will entitle the permittee to sprinkle outside the restricted times. 
 
The Municipality shall issue a permit to an applicant upon payment to the Municipality of a fee in the amount of $30.00 for a single-family dwelling unit. 
 
Permit shall be valid for period of 21 days after the date of its issue and shall be conspicuously displayed at the Premises for which it was issued. 
 
After the expiration of a permit issued under Section 6.1 a person may apply for and obtain only one subsequent renewal of the permit for the same Premises in any one calendar year for a fee.



For more information and/or to obtain a sprinkling permit
call the Operations Department at
(204) 668-8336 or operations@eaststpaul.com

 

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