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The City of Sarasota Utilities Department works to enhance the quality of life of all residents by providing safe, reliable drinking water, wastewater collection, and reclaimed water to our customers.  This involves daily operational and maintenance activities and Utility Construction Projects.

The Utilities Department is regulated by the Southwest Florida Water Management District, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection and the Sarasota County Health Department to ensure the Department complies with groundwater usage requirements, potable water quality standards and treated wastewater quality requirements.


If you are Outside the City Limits, please contact the Sarasota County Utility Department.

Sarasota County Utilities: 941-861-6790 



Outdoor Watering Restrictions

The City of Sarasota has adopted the Southwest Florida Water management District (SWFMD) water restrictions:

Customers may only water their lawns not more than twice per week, the lawn watering days and times are as follows:

  • Even Addresses may water on Thursday and/or Sunday before 10am or after 4pm.
  • Odd Addresses may water on Wednesday and/or Saturday before 10am or after 4pm.
  • Common area inside subdivisions may water on Tuesday and/or Friday before 10am or after 4pm.

Visit the Management site for more information: SWFMD


Phone: 941-263-6884   
Fax: 941-365-4840

Street Address:
1750 12th Street
Sarasota, FL 34236

Office Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday: 8am to 5pm

After Hours Emergency: 941-263-6884

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