Drilling to Save Lawns

Drilling to Save Lawns

There are 1 comment on the Charlotte.com story from Oct 10, 2007, titled Drilling to Save Lawns. In it, Charlotte.com reports that:

It took a water bill in excess of $650 to persuade Jay Mehaffey to join the Charlotte region's latest drought craze: drilling backyard wells for watering the lawn.

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R Howell

Oakboro, NC

#1 Oct 16, 2007
I agree with Richard McDevitt. The idea of watering a lawn with well water in a major drought drives me crazy. So, when my well dries up due to the drought and people watering the lawns. I should drive past their home and see if I feel better that their lawns are green. Who cares? All that is required is a little concern for other people. My lawn is brown and I have plants that have just been planted dying. I haven't water the lawn or plants with well water. However, I do agree that the construction should stop. If a choice had to be made between a green lawn or someone having a home. I would have to choose a home. The option is to replant after the drought. Or maybe a little less planting might be in order.

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