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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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Water Management
Posted on: December 20, 2016

Consumer Alert: Third-Party Water Sample Solicitations

Third-Party Water Sample Requests Are Not Endorsed by City

The City’s Department of Water Management has learned that a private company (or companies) is soliciting tap water samples from Durham residents. Some of our customers have contacted Wat...

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Water Management