Continued Mandatory Water Conservation at Grand Canyon National Park Due to Water-System Issues
June 1, 2016
*Grand Canyon, Ariz.* – Grand Canyon National Park remains at mandatory
Level 2 water conservation measures due to diminished water resources. At
Level 2, mandatory measures require that all concessions operations switch
to disposable dishes and utensils; alter menus to use less water for food
prep and dish washing; adopt low water use for hotel room cleaning; serve
drinking water at restaurants by request only; and allow the sale of
individual bottles of water.
A break in the Transcanyon Pipeline has been repaired and water is flowing
to the South Rim using a back-up pump. The primary...