Water Conservation

The Water Conservation Program offers information to help reduce indoor and outdoor water usage. Contact Rhonda Diaz, Water Conservation Program Coordinator, for information at 575-528-3549, or email ConserveWater@las-cruces.org

Program Details

The Water Conservation Program administers the Water Conservation Ordinance. We receive reports of water waste on the program hotline, 575-528-4444, and via Ask Las Cruces, issue variances, and report water conservation efforts and water use to the Office of the State Engineer.

Watering Restrictions

  • Mondays - no outdoor watering
  • Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays - outdoor watering for even-numbered addresses (ending in 0, 2, 4, 6, 8)
  • Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays - outdoor watering for odd-numbered addresses (ending in 1, 3, 5, 7, 9)

Note: Between April 1 and September 30 outdoor watering is only allowed before 10 a.m. and after 6 p.m.

To request a variance to the ordinance, or for help reducing your water usage, contact Rhonda Diaz, Water Conservation Program Coordinator, at 575-528-3549 or email: ConserveWater@las-cruces.org