Collier County Irrigation Restrictions – What days can I use my sprinklers?

Wondering what days you can turn your sprinklers on in Collier County?

Larue Irrigation Services are here to help!

Here are the Year-Round Irrigation Restrictions for Naples, Marco Island and Everglades City in Collier County, Florida:

Established Landscape Irrigation:

ODD Numbered Addresses
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday from midnight to 10 A.M. and/or 4 P.M. to midnight

EVEN Numbered Address / No Address
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from midnight to 10 A.M. and/or 4 P.M. to midnight

10 a.m. to 4 p.m. or any time on Fridays

Watering may be conducted at any time if you’re using low volume irrigation, micro-irrigation, rain barrels, cisterns, or other similar rain harvesting devices.

Are there any exceptions to Watering Restrictions in Collier County?

Yes, with some limitations…

Landscape Irrigation – New (in place less than 30 days)

ALL Addresses – May be watered every day except Friday and not between the hours of 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM; low volume hand watering is allowed anytime.  Irrigation is limited to targeted areas containing 50% or less new landscaping only.  If new plantings consist of more than 50% of the area you may water using zone irrigation for the new plantings in that zone.

Landscape Irrigation – Watering-in

All Addresses – Watering-in of fertilizers, insecticides, pesticides, fungicides, and herbicides, where recommended by the manufacturer, or by federal, state or local law or best management practices, shall be allowed under the following conditions:

  1. Watering-in will be limited to one application unless the need for more than one is stated in the directions for application by the manufacturer
  2. Such watering-in shall be done during the normally allowable watering days and times as stated above.

Irrigation System Maintenance

Existing Systems – Ten minutes per zone per week; a person must be present and working on the system during each such operation.

We all know that fresh water is extremely important resource in Southwest Florida.

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Schedule an appointment with one of our irrigation service specialists today to make sure your system is running properly. We serve Naples, Marco Island, Everglades City and all of Collier County.

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