No more washing your car in the driveway. A leaky or poorly aimed sprinkler will become a city code violation. Roof gutters and rain barrels or cisterns probably will become mandatory on all buildings. Failing to pick up after Fido — in public or your own yard — will occupy the same place in no-no land as smoking inside a restaurant or letting your toddler stand on the back seat and watch you drive.
The new regulations specifically direct cities to create enforcement systems, so fines and even jail terms are coming for those who chronically allow tainted water to escape their properties.
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Whether cleaning San Diego County’s runoff will help or hurt the overall economy is a question that nobody can answer today.
The state agency that crafted the new…