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Conservation Policy

 

The following is State of Utah Website for Conservations Tips:

WWW.CONSERVEWATER.UTAH.GOV



Water is not an unlimited resource.  Irrigation water supply organizations in our area are implementing conservation measures which are proven, from experience, to extend the ability of our water resources to meet the needs of water users. 

 

Enforcement 

Users violating this conservation program will receive a written citation identifying the violation as to nature and date.  Upon receipt of a third written citation the service will be removed by the District and no further use of the District services will be allowed during the current irrigation season.  A re-connection fee of $350.00 will be required prior to receiving services for the next season once the service is terminated. 

All calls identifying the violators of the District Conservation Program will be considered confidential and will be independently verified. 

Education & Enforcement

The District provides all new customers with the following:

  • A copy of the Benchland Water District Conservation Plan.
  • A copy of the U.S.U Extension Service Lawn Water Guide.
  • A copy of the Benchland Water District Customer Information

Upon confirming that a customer is wasting irrigation water, a letter of warning is sent to the customer defining the violation identified together with the Education Packet for Irrigation Water Conservation.  If the violation is not promptly corrected the citation followed by termination of service process is initiated and carried out to the end of correcting the violation or terminating the service as specified in th Irriation Water Conservation Policy.