Water Use Restrictions

​Central Texas is experiencing a severe and prolonged drought. As hot and dry weather continues, utilities in the lower Colorado River basin are implementing their drought plans and asking or requiring customers to follow water use restrictions. For more information on local drought restrictions, please follow the links below.

LCRA municipal customers following mandatory water use restrictions:

​City of Austin
City of Burnet
City of Cedar Park
City of Cottonwood Shores
City of Granite Shoals
City of Horseshoe Bay
Dripping Springs WSC
Hays County WCID 1
Hurst Creek MUD
Jonestown WSC
Kingsland WSC
City of Lago Vista
Lakeway MUD
LCRA Hill Country Water Utilities
City o​f Leander

Llano County MUD #1
City of Marble Falls
City of Pflugerville
River Place MUD

City of Sunrise Beach Village 

Travis County MUD #4
Travis County MUD 10
Travis County WCID No. 17
Travis County WCID 20
Travis County WCID Point Venture
West Travis County Public Utility Authority
Village of Briarcliff​

LCRA municipal customers following voluntary water use restrictions:

City of Meadowlakes

LCRA municipal customers utilizing alternative supplies such as groundwater:

​City of Burnet


LCRA Utility Water Use Restrictions


On March 19, 2012, LCRA transferred operation of the West Travis County Water and Wastewater systems to the West Travis County Public Utility Agency (PUA). Questions about water use restrictions should be directed to the PUA and its customer services agent, Severn Trent Environmental Services, at (512) 246-0498 or csaus@stes.com. For more information go to wtcpua.org.

On July 1, 2012, LCRA transferred operation of 18 water and wastewater systems to Corix Infrastructure Inc.  All customer service inquiries about the systems, including reporting of water waste violations, should be directed to Corix at 1-877-718-4396.  Corix is still utilizing LCRA's utility service webpages until the ownership transfer is complete. Most of the utilities are currently in Stage 2 restrictions, at once weekly watering.  For a complete list of the utility systems and the drought stage each is in go to LCRA's utility systems webpage.

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