Certain variances to the Watering Restrictions may be granted. An application must be submitted to the Development Services Department.

Stage 4 Watering Variances

  • Filling of new pools or draining and refilling of existing pools require a variance from the City of Fredericksburg.
  • To allow multiple platted lots with common ownership and single address to combine total outdoor watering hours, a variance from the City of Fredericksburg is required.
  • Watering variances are not allowed for new lawns and landscaping.

Proof of Variance

Any person or entity that is issued a variance must provide proof of the variance on demand by any peace officer, code enforcement officer or other person authorized by the City to enforce this requirement.

Water Variance Application