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As Drought Conditions Persist, Minnesota Cities Announce Water Conservation Measures

12 days ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - As nearly all of Minnesota continues to experience drought conditions, cities are beginning to issue water conservation measures.
The city of Minneapolis announced Monday it is implementing odd/even water sprinkling restrictions, meaning those with odd-numbered addresses limit outdoor watering to odd-numbered days, and even-numbered addresses do so on even-numbered days. The restrictions are in place “until further notice.” In addition, sprinkling is not allowed from noon to 6 p.m. daily.
The city said bushes and flowers can be watered with a hose, and vegetable gardens and...
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