East Farmingdale, NY- The Suffolk County Water Authority announced Tuesday they were asking residents in four Suffolk County towns, to limit water usage due to the recent drought. The SCWA issued a Stage One Water Emergency for the towns of Southampton, Shelter Island, Southold and East Hampton.
SCWA says under the Water Emergency residents must do the following
- Stop using water between the hours of 12am-7am.
- Refrain from all non-essential watering.
- Reduce shower times and embrace other water saving measures.
Read more about the SCWA’s Stage One Water Emergency, here.
Photo: (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
By Brett Levine