Changes ahead for water customers affect how often you can water lawns and how much you’ll pay for water. Unlike the Ancient Mariner of poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s poem, Plano has plenty of drink-worthy water. However, there are a couple of noteworthy changes effective November 1.
Water and Sewer Cost More
North Texas Municipal Water District water and sewer rate increases to the City are passed to Plano's residential and non-residential customers. Expect these increases:
All rates are listed online.
No Need to Water the Yard as Much in Winter
From November 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019, Plano water customers can set their sprinkler systems to off. Your landscape requires less moisture and with Winter watering restrictions in effect you’ll save a little cash on the bill. For the next four months, residential and commercial water users are restricted to once-a-week sprinkler watering.
If the last digit of your address is odd (1, 3, 5, 7, 9), your watering day is Tuesday. If the digit is even (0, 2, 4, 6, 8), your day is Thursday. You should also follow these guidelines:
Download guidelines here. If you have more questions about watering, visit plano.gov/water.