Water

Austin Water 100 Years

100 Years of Water

The City of Austin is thinking big on water. Together with the city’s water utility, Austin Water, they’re leading an effort to develop a…

Sprinkler

1x a Week Watering Is Here

For the first time in years, the lakes that provide Austin with its water supply are pretty much full. That’s good news, but as…

Sprinkler

New Watering Restrictions?

Building on lessons learned during the drought, Austin Water is proposing to move to a permanent one-day-per-week watering schedule. In a press release, Austin Water said they realize this…

Texas Drought

After a brief reprieve, much of Texas is back in a drought. The U.S. Drought Monitor reports that 60 percent of the state is experiencing some level of dry…