The Water Resources Department, through its various divisions provides the treatment and distribution of potable (drinking) water; the collection and reclamation of wastewater; the distribution of reclaimed water for irrigation; and the scientific and technical expertise to ensure compliance with public health and environmental regulations. Click on a link below or to the left to learn more about these and other topics.
Sensible Sprinkling Program - Available to all Residential, Multi-family and Commercial water customers
This Program offers a FREE CHECK-UP to water customers with working in-ground sprinkler systems using potable, reclaimed, or well water. Participants will receive, at no charge, a sprinkler system evaluation with site-specific recommendations, a diagram of the sprinkler layout, installation of a rain sensor if one is not present, water conservation information, and an automatic shut-off hose nozzle. Click here for a downloadable application. Call 551-3177 for more information.
TWICE A WEEK WATER RESTRICTIONS ARE IN EFFECT
Please note that the restrictions detailed below are for St. Petersburg water customers located within city limits only. If you live outside city limits or receive your water bill from another entity, please check with your municipality, Pinellas County, or the SWFWMD for current water restrictions in your area.
Lawn and Landscape Water Use Rules – Potable, Private Well, and Surface Water Sources
Watering with potable (city) water, water from private wells or private connections to surface water sources (lakes, ponds, etc.) is restricted to TWICE A WEEK, according to property address number as follows:
- Property Addresses ending in an even number are permitted to irrigate on Tuesday and Saturday only.
- Property Addresses ending in an odd number and locations with no address are permitted to irrigate on Wednesday and Sunday only.
- Irrigation is allowed from 5 a.m. to 9 a.m. and/or from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Toilet Rebate Program - Available to all Residential, Multi-family and Commercial water customers.
The Toilet Rebate Program provides eligible St. Petersburg Water Customers a rebate of up to $100 for the replacement of a high flush toilet (manufactured before 1994) with a new low flush model that uses 1.6 gallons or less. To check your eligibility, please email ToiletRebateOffice@stpete.org or call 727-893-7676 for more information.
For Other Water Conservation Information, use these links: