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  1. Durham Department of Water Management Named WaterSense Partner of the Year

    Durham’s Department of Water Management (DWM) has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) with the 2021 WaterSense Partner of the Year Award! Read on...
  2. Newman Street Water Main Installation Project Begins October 11, 2021

    The Department of Water Management announces October 11, 2021 as the start date for the Newman Street Water Main Installation project. Read on...
  3. Annual Sanitary Sewer System Report - FY 2020-2021

    Do you ever wonder what happens once you flush the toilet? Each year, the City of Durham prepares a report outlining wastewater treatment processes, compliance with permit conditions, and maintenance activities in the collection system. Read on...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
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