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City Beat Morgan Hill Values Water Submitted By: Anthony Eulo, City of Morgan Hill Program Administrator, Anthony.eulo@morganhill.ca.gov 408.310.4179 I Maureen Tobin, Communications and Engagement Manager Maureen.tobin@morganhill.ca.gov 408.310.4706 n June, the Morgan Hill City Council took action to update greater levels of conservation. Under the updated ordinance Morgan Hill Morgan Hill’s Water Use Ordinance to reflect a new way of residents will follow a schedule that allows for irrigating a maximum of three life in relation to water use with continued conservation as the days per week from April 1—October 31: new normal. During the recent historic drought, the Morgan Hill community responded • Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays for odd numbered addresses and properties with no address exceptionally to the call for conservation. The City’s per capita water production was reduced by over 35% in 2015 and 2016 when compared to the index • Tuesday, Fridays, and Sundays for even numbered addresses year of 2013. The community saved nearly a billion gallons of water in 2015 • No watering ]͑)Qԁ5ɝ!]ѕɥ́ɵѕɔ兴ѕȀ+]ѕɥ́ѕѼɔѡԁѕ́ȁ݅ѕɥхѥ+ ]ѡչѥհݥѕȁɽ՝ЁѡMхєI 䁽Ёѡ)ɽ՝аЁ́ɕѡЁ ɹЁѥՔѼɕЁ݅ѕȁ)ɥѡݥѕȁѡ̰ɽ9ٕȀăL5ɍİɥѥݥ)ɕ́ɕͽɍѡЁ́مՕ]ͥɕѽѡȰє)͕͵х䰁ɹ́Ёչхɔ)䁄ݕ]͑́) ɹéɔ݅ѕȁ丁]Ѡѡ́ѡMхє]ѕȁIͽɍ́%Ёх݅ѕȁ͕مѥѡ 䁽5ɝ!ݥ) ɽ ɐѡȁMхє́镐ѡȁɕа5]ѕȁѥՔѼȁձɅͥхɕѕ̤Ʌѥ) ͕مѥ ɹ]䁽1ɥܸQɅݽɬɽՍɑ̰ՍѥɽɅ́ѼɅ݅ѕȁ͕مѥ]ѕȁ)ѡ́ɕЁݥٽٔѼɕձѥ́ɕեɥ݅ѕȁ̰Ց݅́ɕ́ɕͽɍ5ɝ!ѡɔٕ́ȁ՝Ѽ݅є)ѡ 䰁Ѽхѕ́ѽ݅ɐȁٕ́ɵЁ͕مѥ+ ѥ́ȁ݅ѕȁ͕مѥѡ 䁽5ɝ!ٕ)ѥ́ɕЁɑɑȁѼɵѱ䁕Ʌ)ȁѥɵѥЁѡѕɑɥѥ)͍ձ́݅ѕȁ͕مѥ5ɝ!٥ͥЁمՕ݅ѕȹ)́Ё٥ɽɝ؁ȁ́ЀԸ+ Mٔ]ѕȁɕٕȄ)%1I=d5=I8!%10M85IQ%8))U1dUUMP)ѽ乍(