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  1. 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...
  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 | July 20, 2017

    On Friday, July 28, East Main Street will close between Church Street and Roxboro Street at 7 p.m. It will reopen at 6 a.m. on Monday, July 31. Read on...
  2. Project Update | July 13, 2017

    Stormwater installation on East Main Street between Elizabeth and Hood streets will commence the week of July 17, as part of ongoing waterline improvements in the area. Read on...
  3. Project Update | July 6, 2017

    Waterline work continues the week of July 10, affecting sections of East Main Street between Roxboro and Fayetteville, Hood, and South Elizabeth streets. Read on...

Annual Sewer System for FY2016 Now Available

   Read the full FY2016 Annual Sewer System report.