Water/ Wastewater



  1. The following Modified Stage 1: Mandatory Water Use Restrictions are hereby implemented for all users of the municipal water system:

Restricted days: Watering of landscape (i.e. flowers, flower beds, lawns, trees, shrubs, vegetable gardens and plants) shall be permitted on every day of the week.

Restricted Hours: Landscape watering shall be permitted only before 11:00 a.m. and after 6:00 p.m. 

Restricted Water Uses: Property owners shall be required to monitor their irrigation systems to limit over-spray of landscape water into impervious concrete surfaces such as sidewalks, driveways, streets or alleyways. No washing of impervious surfaces such as parking lots and driveways. 

Limited Water Uses: (1) Washing of private vehicles is permitted only by use of a hose with a positive shutoff nozzle or by use of a bucket. 

  1. The within Stage 1 mandatory water use restrictions are effective as of the date of adoption, by the City of Lamar City Council.
  2. The within Stage 1 mandatory water use restrictions shall remain in effect until modified by subsequent resolution adopted by the City Council pursuant to LMC § 21-10-02

The Stage 1 Watering Restrictions will be annually from May 1st - September 30th until further notice.

For question regarding the watering restrictions, please call 719-336-2002.

The City of Lamar Water Department has been providing Lamar and the surrounding community with good, clean water for years.  Through this site you will be able to locate recent reports on the inspection of Lamar's water and also some other useful links about the safety and conservation of our Nation's water supplies.