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  1. Rock Blasting Planned at Williams Water Treatment Plant

    Sounds of air horns and what appears to be thunder at the Williams WTP should not be cause for alarm. Construction crews will be using small explosive charges to break up embedded rock on the facility grounds. Blasting may begin as soon as Friday, 1/27. Read the full story
  2. Consumer Alert: Third-Party Water Sample Solicitations

    Water Management wants customers to be aware that recent door-to-door requests for residential water samples are NOT issued by nor affiliated with the City of Durham in any way. Read the full consumer alert
  3. Water Management Wins 2016 WaterSense® Excellence Award

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the City of Durham’s Department of Water Management with a 2016 WaterSense Excellence Award as a leader in saving water for future generations. Read the full news release...
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  1. Project Update | June 22, 2017

    Lane shifts/closures the week of June 26 will affect East Main Street between Dillard and Fayetteville streets, and Ramseur Street also between Dillard and Fayetteville, as waterline/service work continues. Read on...
  2. Project Update | June 15, 2017

    Traffic disruptions in and around East Main Street between Dillard and Fayetteville streets will continue the week of June 19, as final waterline and service connections are completed. Read on...
  3. Project Update | June 8, 2017

    Water meter installation near the intersection of Ramseur and East Main streets will take place on Saturday. June 10. A lane closure on Ramseur will be used to accommodate the work. Traffic on East Main, Ramseur, and Roxboro streets will be maintained. Read on...

Annual Sewer System for FY2016 Now Available

   Read the full FY2016 Annual Sewer System report.