The Franklin County Board of County Commissioners formally adopted a year-round outdoor watering schedule on February 18, 2008. The mandatory water use restrictions apply to all Franklin County Public Utility customers. Violations of the outdoor watering rstrictions: First Violation - written warning; Second Violation - $200 fine added to account; Third Violation - $500 fine added to account; Fourth Violation - will result termination of service. Franklin County is working hard in managing the available resources and your cooperation is greatly appreciated. If you have any questions, please call our offices at 919-556-6177.