Mandatory Water Restrictions


MANDATORY SUMMER WATERING RESTRICTIONS:

The following MANDATORY WATERING RESTRICTIONS shall apply:

  • Everyday:  Restricted water use by ordiance during peak hours of 5:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M. and 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. 
  • (a)For those properties in the township that are connected to public water main and that are serviced by an underground irrigation system, outdoor watering, including the sprinkling of lawns and landscaping, shall be prohibited during the hours of 5:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    (b)A water user may manually irrigate water at any time provided the irrigation is not connected to an underground system, and is attended and monitored by the water user.

    (c)Any person, firm, or corporation violating any of the provisions shall be responsible for a municipal civil infraction, in accordance with the Charter Township of Lyon ordinances.

    (d)An authorized local official of the township may issue and serve a municipal ordinance violation ten-day notice instead of a citation under the same circumstances. If an authorized local official issues and serves a municipal ordinance violation notice, and the violation is not cured, then a citation may be filed with the court and served upon the alleged violator.

    (e)Each act of violation, and each day upon which any such violation shall occur, shall constitute a separate offense. 


We appreciate everyone's help and cooperation in the following mandatory watering restrictions.