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Posted on: June 29, 2020

Durham’s 2019 Water Quality Report Now Available

screenshot of 2019 Water Quality Report cover

The Best-Tasting Water in North Carolina

A $100 million update for Durham’s two aging water treatment plants; millions of gallons of water saved by helping customers diagnose leaky plumbing; and statewide honors for the best-tasting water in Nort...

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Water Management
Posted on: May 22, 2020

The Water Hardship Fund

Are you are struggling to pay your water bill? The City would like to help through the Water Hardship Fund. The Fund is part of a program administered by the Durham County Department of Social Services to help residents pay their past-due water bills. It ...

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Water Management
Posted on: March 13, 2020

Suspension of Residential Disconnects Due to COVID-19

In light of the public health threat posed by COVID-19, on Monday, March 9th, the City’s Department of Water Management suspended the disconnection of residential water services for nonpayment. Residential Water and Sewer customers who are exper...

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Water Management
Posted on: March 12, 2020

COVID-19 and Drinking Water

In a statement released by EPA yesterday, the agency said:

“There is no higher priority for EPA than protecting the health and safety of Americans. EPA is providing this important information about COVID-19 as it relates to drinking water and was...

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