CLEARWATER, FL — Phase III water restrictions have started here today which bans fundraiser carwashes and limits at-home carwashing to one day a week, the ClearwaterPatch reported.

The March 12 story said at-home washers must also use a hose with a shut-off nozzle.

Those who violate the restrictions may be cited (without a warning) and receive an initial $193 fine.

Taking on charity washes

The water restrictions should end on July 31.

The story said that emergency and first responder vehicles may be washed at any time.

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