The second stage brings the airport more closely in line with Glendale, and Pasadena by limiting the irrigation of landscaped areas to three days a week — Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays — April through October, and on Saturdays November through March. The Crescenta Valley Water District and Los Angeles Department of Water & Power have already limited irrigation to just two days a week.
Bob Hope, as part of its conservation efforts, is nearing its goal of fitting all bathrooms and airport facilities with low-flow plumbing fixtures and appliances.
“Fortunately, we’ve been able to make some inroads,” Hardyment said. Over the last year, we’ve refitted all of the bathrooms with aerators and we’ve been aggressive about installing hand’s free units so someone doesn’t walk off and leave the water running.”