A Look at Water-Saving Measures Across the West

Outlet: Arizona City Independent

May 21, 2014

Cities across the West have mandated water restrictions or asked residents to voluntarily cut back on water use to avoid shortages. Some restrictions take effect automatically each year, while others depend on the forecast & the amount of precipitation the region has received. Much of the West is in some stage of drought, ranging from abnormal to exceptional. Here’s a look at some of the water-saving measures in effect across the region.