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  1. 2020 Water Quality Report

    Durham’s 2020 Water Quality Report shows 100% compliance with all drinking water standards and zero water quality violations, and Durham's Water Management team delivered safe drinking water to more than 301,000 residents. Read on...
  2. Durham Begins Academy Road Waterline Extension Project May 17

    The City of Durham’s Department of Water Management will begin construction activities for the Academy Road Waterline Extension project on Monday, May 17. Read on...
  3. Mayor Schewel proclaims May 2-8 National Drinking Water Week

    At the Monday, May 3, City Council meeting, Mayor Steve Schewel proclaimed May 2 – 8, 2021 as National Drinking Water Week. Read on...
  4. City of Durham Announces Completion of Water Treatment Plant Upgrades

    The Department of Water Management announces the completion of a multi-year process to upgrade two water treatment plants. These $110 million multi-year projects were necessary to expand plant capacities and make improvements for regulatory compliance. Read on...
  5. Water Management Wins 2020 WaterSense® Excellence Award

    For the fifth year in a row, the U.S. EPA recognized the Department of Water Management with a WaterSense Excellence Award. This particular award honors the department’s Water Efficiency team for Excellence in Outreach and Promoting Labeled Products. Read on...
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