The City of Quebec was lifted Tuesday, the ban on watering lawns and filling swimming pools for the entire territory of the agglomeration.
Thus, the citizens of Quebec, L’ancienne-Lorette and Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures will be able to once again use the water for watering lawns and plants, to perform the exterior cleaning and filling the pools.
This decision was taken because of the rain received the last few days has shown the City of Quebec. The ban was effective from June 17, while the heat wave descended on the region.
The instructions were well respected by the population, indicates by way of a press release the municipality, which has noted a clear decrease and rapid consumption once the ban was enacted.
Even if it has been lifted, the City invites citizens to adopt responsible attitudes in their drinking water consumption.