Latest News

  1. W. Main St. Closure Postponed to Feb. 26 for Major Water Main Repair

    Repairs to two major water lines will require Water Management to close a section of West Main Street between North Buchanan Boulevard and Broad Street beginning Monday, February 26. The street is expected to remain closed for at least a week. Read the full news release...
  2. Smoke Testing Near Downtown Durham

    As part of routine efforts to identify & repair potential sanitary sewer system defects, Water Management will begin cleaning, inspections & smoke testing of sewer lines in the vicinity of Buchanan Blvd. & W. Chapel Hill St. beginning the week of Feb. 19. Read the full news release...
  3. Subsurface Investigations Around ATC

    The City of Durham Department of Water Management is preparing to begin subsurface investigations on Monday, January 15, as part of our American Tobacco District Waterline Replacement Project. Additional Info...
  4. Williams WTP Reservoir Apron Replacement Underway

    A project is underway to replace the aging concrete apron surrounding the terminal reservoir at Williams Water Treatment Plant. To complete this project, the reservoir will be drained in late September. This will not impact Durham's water supply. Read the full news release...
  5. 2016 Durham Water Quality Report Now Available

    The Department of Water Management is proud to announce that once again, Durham posted ZERO water quality standard violations in 2016. Additionally, the City's drinking water quality continues to meet or exceed all state and federal standards. Additional Info...
  1. Project Update | October 12, 2017

    We are nearing the end! Please watch for lane shifts and flaggers on East Main Street between Roxboro Street and Fayetteville Street, Hood Street, South Elizabeth Street, and Ramseur Street, during the week of October 16. Read on...
  2. Project Update | October 5, 2017

    We are nearing the end! Lane shifts and flaggers will be required for East Main Street between Roxboro Street and Fayetteville Street, Hood Street, South Elizabeth Street, and Ramseur Street, the week of October 9. Read on...
  3. Project Update | September 28, 2017

    Lane shifts will occur on East Main Street between Roxboro Street and Fayetteville Street, Hood Street, South Elizabeth Street, and Ramseur Street, the week of October 2. Flaggers will be present to help direct traffic. Read on...

Annual Sewer System for FY2016 Now Available

   Read the full FY2016 Annual Sewer System report.