If my landlady charges a water fee but recently turned off all outdoor accessible water, is this legal?

Question Details: My landlady started including a "water fee" into my monthly rent a few years ago. Recently she turned off/locked all of the outside spouts due to "high water usage" by me and the rest of the tenants. Can she do this, especially considering that I've been paying a water fee? Aren't I entitled to access that water since it was available when I started paying it?

Cameron Norris, Esq. / Law Office Of Gary W. Norris Answered 7 years ago | Contributor
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