City Departments Flooded With Stage 2 Drought Questions

Wichita Falls - Several City departments are receiving a large number of calls from citizens with questions regarding the Stage 2 Drought Warning. For complete details and immediate answers, residents and business owners are encouraged to go to the City's website.

On the homepage they will find links to the Water Rationing Zone Map, Water Restrictions and Requirements for Home and Business, the City's Water Rationing Ordinance, 100 Water Conservations Tips, contact numbers, press releases and more.

Citizens can also sign up for free email notification through the website by clicking on "Notify Me" under City Services and signing up for "Water Restrictions and News Updates." Facebook users can also follow the latest news by monitoring the City's Facebook page.

Citizens can assist with adherence to the new restrictions by contacting the Water Restrictions Hotline at 761-7477 if they witness watering taking place that is restricted by City ordinance. Callers DO NOT have to identify themselves. Simply provide an address and city crews can investigate the location.

The hotline number is answered Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The after-hours and weekend number for reporting violations is 720-5000.