Lawn Sprinkler / Water Use Restrictions

To conserve water, the City of Lino Lakes has adopted a watering ban/lawn sprinkler restrictions. Lawn watering is prohibited from 6 am to 6 pm year-round. An odd/even rule is in place from May 15 to September 15. This means that if your address ends with an even number, you are able to water on even calendar dates. If it ends in an odd number, you can water on odd calendar dates. Exemptions for new sod or seed can be obtained by calling the Public Services Department at 651-982-2440.

Please note homeowners can be assessed a citation for not adhering to the water use restrictions as stated in the City Code SS401.03

Exceptions - The water use restrictions do not apply to the following situations:

  • Hand watering of plants using a hose
  • Property owners using a private well for sprinkling

Review our City Code on Watering Restrictions!