Mandatory water restrictions ordered

Mandatory water restrictions were ordered Thursday for residents of Portales, according to a press release.

Due to drought weather conditions and until further notice, odd numbered addresses are allowed to water only on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.

Even numbered addresses are allowed to water only on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday.

No watering is allowed between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. and on Mondays.

Officials said failure to follow the city’s schedule could result in disconnection of water service.