Local Ordinances Concerning Drought and Water Conservation

Last Update: November 7, 2014


  • Cal OES template for local government drought proclamation (Word)
  • Sample ordinance for adopting a water conservation program (Word) for Cities and Counties
  • Sample ordinance for adopting water use restrictions (Word) for Cities and Counties
  • Water shortage emergency resolution template for distributors of public water supply (Word)
  • Drought emergency resolution template for Municipal Water Districts and Community Service Districts (Word)
  • Drought index and management strategy template (Word)
  • Drought index and management strategy template (EXAMPLE) (Word)
  • Small water system drought assessment tool (Word)
  • Drought Contingency Plan template (Word) for Public Water Systems
  • Drought Contingency Plan (EXAMPLE) (Word)

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