City of Hartsville calls for voluntary water usage restrictions after Darlington County enters moderate drought status
The S.C. Department of Natural Resources’ Drought Response Committee has designated Darlington County to be in a moderate drought status this month. Under these conditions, Section 82-144 of the City of Hartsville Code calls for the City to request voluntary reductions in usage among water customers to prevent depleting the water supply available for consumption, sanitation, fire protection and other essential needs.
Customers are asked to consider these steps to reduce water usage:
Reduce watering of plants, lawns and other landscaped areas […]