Is it legal to use a sump pump to water your grass?

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Waterworld

Columbus, OH

#1 Aug 28, 2013
Is it legal to water your grass from a drainage ditch that runs along your property line (no it doesn't run thru the yard)?

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Since: Nov 11

Albakoikee

#2 Aug 28, 2013
Waterworld wrote:
Is it legal to water your grass from a drainage ditch that runs along your property line (no it doesn't run thru the yard)?
Call the city/county. It doesn't cost anything to ask.
Waterworld

Columbus, OH

#3 Aug 28, 2013
rowdy01 wrote:
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Call the city/county. It doesn't cost anything to ask.
I just did, thanks. Shame we have to pay to use city water while others use a sump pump & water from a drainage ditch to water their lawn for free.

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Since: Nov 11

Albakoikee

#4 Aug 28, 2013
Waterworld wrote:
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I just did, thanks. Shame we have to pay to use city water while others use a sump pump & water from a drainage ditch to water their lawn for free.
If I was closer to the creek, you can bet I'd do it LOL.
Duke for Mayor

Akron, OH

#5 Aug 28, 2013
rowdy01 wrote:
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If I was closer to the creek, you can bet I'd do it LOL.
Install a cistern and catch and store all of the rainwater that's falling on impervious surfaces,(driveways,roofs).

woof
buzzbuzz

Columbus, OH

#6 Aug 28, 2013
Duke for Mayor wrote:
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Install a cistern and catch and store all of the rainwater that's falling on impervious surfaces,(driveways,roofs).
woof
And breed mosquitos in the process.

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Albakoikee

#7 Aug 28, 2013
buzzbuzz wrote:
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And breed mosquitos in the process.
I have a natural wetlands between my house and the creek. Its already mosquito hell around here.
Duke for Mayor

Akron, OH

#8 Aug 28, 2013
buzzbuzz wrote:
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And breed mosquitos in the process.
install an energy efficient aerator in the cistern, keep the contents moving, no problem.

woof
sidekick

Columbus, OH

#9 Aug 28, 2013
Duke for Mayor wrote:
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Install a cistern and catch and store all of the rainwater that's falling on impervious surfaces,(driveways,roofs).
woof
Sure thing thar, Jed.
Why not rain dance?
sidekick

Columbus, OH

#10 Aug 28, 2013
Duke for Mayor wrote:
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install an energy efficient aerator in the cistern, keep the contents moving, no problem.
woof
Unless he/she is mowing the grass to the dirt, it shouldn't be that brown/burnt. We're not in a drought.
Nitwites

Columbus, OH

#11 Aug 29, 2013
Some people have no clue what this forum was posted about!
Enzyte Bob

Reynoldsburg, OH

#12 Aug 29, 2013
Nitwites wrote:
Some people have no clue what this forum was posted about!
Nitwites = priceless

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Since: Dec 11

Planet Earth

#13 Aug 29, 2013
Duke for Mayor wrote:
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install an energy efficient aerator in the cistern, keep the contents moving, no problem.
woof
Covering the cistern also helps
Nali

Princes Town, Trinidad and Tobago

#14 Aug 29, 2013
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Nitwites

Columbus, OH

#15 Aug 29, 2013
Enzyte Bob wrote:
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Nitwites = priceless
Can you say your a nitwit? Your like George. lol

Since: Jun 13

Hilliard, OH

#16 Aug 29, 2013
Nitwites wrote:
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Can you say your a nitwit? Your like George. lol
Hello, LIG.
Get lost again.
Enzyte Bob

Reynoldsburg, OH

#17 Aug 29, 2013
Nitwites wrote:
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Can you say your a nitwit? Your like George. lol
Yes. You're a nitwit.
They cannot kill a Spook

United States

#18 Aug 29, 2013
Waterworld wrote:
Is it legal to water your grass from a drainage ditch that runs along your property line (no it doesn't run thru the yard)?
Who would complain ? Do you have an environmental terrorist for a Neighbor?
Walt

United States

#19 Aug 29, 2013
rowdy01 wrote:
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If I was closer to the creek, you can bet I'd do it LOL.
you're up a creek George! Your crippled wobbly ass can only see grass at the nursing home...
Walt

United States

#20 Aug 29, 2013
rowdy01 wrote:
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I have a natural wetlands between my house and the creek. Its already mosquito hell around here.
George you lying SOB!!!

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