Daylight saving time resumes at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 10.
This is also the day when Volusia County’s lawn watering schedule allows changes. Residents may water their lawns twice a week until standard time resumes Nov. 3, when the once-a-week schedule will return.
People who live at odd-numbered addresses may water Wednesdays and Saturdays, and people at even-numbered addresses may water Thursdays and Sundays.
Businesses may water Tuesdays and Fridays. Each zone of your irrigation system may be watered no more than one hour or three-quarters of an inch a day. Watering is not permitted between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
The watering restrictions apply to all county residents, including those who live inside city limits. They cover
Palm Coast restrictions
The City of Palm Coast has a landscape irrigation policy for Daylight Saving Time that aligns with watering restrictions issued by the St. Johns River Water Management District.
- Odd-numbered residential addresses irrigate on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
- Even-numbered residential addresses irrigate on Thursdays and Sundays.
- Non-residential (businesses) irrigate on Tuesdays and Fridays.
- For users of private irrigation wells, irrigation is allowed any time except between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on your designated day.
- For users of the city’s water system, irrigation is allowed only between midnight and 10 a.m. on your designated day.
- Irrigation is limited to ¾ inch of water per irrigation zone and to no more than one hour per irrigation zone.
- Hand-held hoses equipped with automatic shut-off nozzles and drip systems/bubblers are allowed at any time.
- When reclaimed water is available for irrigation use, the use of private irrigation wells is not authorized.