Our goal is to consistently provide our residents with safe and dependable drinking water from source to tap. Learn more about our water supply, treatment and distribution process. Find information about common questions and concerns like lead in drinking water and PFAS.
Water expands as it freezes. This expansion puts tremendous pressure on whatever is containing it, including metal or plastic pipes. No matter the "strength" of a container, expanding water can cause pipes to rupture and break
A cross connection is any point in a water distribution system where contaminants may come into contact with potable water. During a backflow event, these contaminants can be drawn or pushed back into the potable water system.