New Water Restrictions in Colbert

6-11-06 – New water restrictions have been issued for the City of Colbert on Sunday. The water supply continues to fall and on Sunday, the mayor issued new restrictions. Residents in the Colbert water district will only be allowed to water lawns between the hours of 7PM and 9PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The mayor says residents will be issued warnings at first, and then citations if they do not comply.

The fire chief in Colbert is also asking residents to abide by a city burn ban because of the water shortage.