February 14, 2013. As the KOAA, words such as "emergency" and "scary" were used on Monday for the description of the drought, which has created significant problems of water supply service in Southern Colorado.
"We are seeing something extraordinary, I would say situation crisis ", — says CEO of the utility Colorado Springs Jerry Forte.
Managers utility Colorado Springs City Council presented the proposal to save water. They believe that it is necessary to prohibit watering two days a week starting in April, and not penalize customers for excessive use water. There are also proposals to increase the limit if situation will continue to deteriorate. The Council will consider the proposals next month.