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Water use restrictions no longer in effect.

No Water Restrictions#

Daily Water demand chart during the water restriction period

Fort Collins Utilities’ customers rose to the challenge and decreased water use 35% within the first 24 hours of restrictions and stayed below the 15 million gallon demand since Oct. 14, saving more than 100 million gallons of water when compared to historical averages.

Returning Yard Signs#

Please return your water restriction permit sign(s) and stake(s) following the instructions below:

  • Between Oct. 28 - Dec. 31, 2020, permit signs and metal stakes will be collected separately at the Hard-to-Recycle Yard at the Timberline Recycling Center.
    • Address: 1903 S. Timberline Rd., Fort Collins, CO 80525
    • Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday - Saturday (CLOSED Sundays & Mondays)
    • Details:
  • No entry fee is required if you are only dropping off your water restriction permit sign(s).
    • If you bring other materials to recycle, usual fees will apply.
    • This collection program applies to water restriction permit signs only (no political or other yard signs).
  • Upon arrival at the Hard-to-Recycle Yard, let the recycling center attendant know you are there to drop off your water restriction permit sign(s) and stake(s), and they will direct you to the appropriate collection containers.