For Businesses - Outdoor Water Conservation Rules & Recommendations
The City of Bakersfield is asking all businesses to do their part to preserve the drinking water supply during the drought.
Provide customers with water only upon request. Food servers are to provide water to customers only when requested, not automatically
Hand dishwashing requires low-flow spray valves. Hand-held spraying fixtures for dishwashing should be fitted with low-flow spray valves that automatically shut off
Make daily towel and linen service optional. Hotels must offer guests the option to help conserve water by having fresh towel and linen service only upon request
- Fire hydrant use. Use of fire hydrants by construction companies and watering trucks requires permission and a temporary construction water meter from the water utility where the hydrant is located