Effective today, June 10, 2009, the entire state of Georgia is officially out of the drought and to use “Non-Drought” Outdoor Water Rules.

Essentially, all outdoor water use is allowed on an odd/even daily basis with no time restrictions.  The non-drought rules allow the use of ornamental ponds/fountains, pressure washing, carwashing, etc. Commercial exemptions still apply for other uses.

From the official EPD rules (CHAPTER 391-3-30 – OUTDOOR WATER USE) :  Outdoor water use other than exempted activities shall occur only as follows:

(a) Odd-numbered addresses: outdoor water use is allowed on Tuesdays,Thursdays and Sundays.
(b) Even-numbered addresses: outdoor water use is allowed on Mondays,Wednesdays and Saturdays