Gilroy pumps most of our water from underground aquifers. Do your part to protect this shared resource and make a choice to use water wisely. Click on the links to your left for water-wise tips and information about rebates.
Level 2 Water Supply Shortage and Conservation Mandates
On August 2, 2021, the Gilroy City Council declared a Level 2 Water Supply Shortage. Find watering schedules and the current restriction information below.
Limits on Watering Hours: Prohibited from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Limits on Watering Days: Current limits permit watering on Wednesday and Sunday for ODD addresses and Tuesday and Saturday for EVEN addresses
Limits on Water Duration: Fifteen minutes per designated water day per station for landscape irrigation systems
Obligation to Fix Leaks, Breaks, or Malfunctions: Within 48 hours
Limits on Filling Ornamental Lakes or Ponds: Prohibited with limited exceptions