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Abbotsford, B.C. bans lawn sprinkling

July 29, 2009
By Mike Jiggens


Lawn sprinkling has been banned for the time being in Abbotsford, B.C. while the community copes with a record heat wave. Water in reservoirs is needed in the event of fighting fires. The city is finding it difficult to obtain water from the nearby mountains to keep reservoir levels healthy. FULL STORY