Policy for Implementation of the City of Spearfish Water Conservation Program and Use of Water Conservation Alert Status Indicators
Policy Intent: Establish the Water Conservation Program within the Water/Wastewater Utilities Department, the use of the Alert Status Indicators and encouraging the water customers for the City of Spearfish to conserve the water resources of the city.
The City of Spearfish Water Conservation Program is established under the direction of the Spearfish Common Council to assist in water conservation within the City of Spearfish. It is the intent of the program to gain compliance through education and public interaction, emphasizing good stewardship of water resources and how it can directly save customers money on their utility bills.
Spearfish City Ordinance prohibits residential or business lawn watering between the hours of 11 a.m. and 6 p.m.
Information about the Water Conservation Alerts may be distributed through users’ utility bills, local media, door hangers, etc. Every effort will be made to make public contacts educational and positive interactions.