Keep It Clean

    Hoover Crop  

Simple steps you can take at home to  prevent water pollution .


Take a Tour

Watershed Signage

Signage installed at Griggs, O'Shaughnessy & Hoover Reservoirs invites park visitors to  take a self-guided tour along the shoreline & learn about the green infrastructure installed there.

Rain gardens, porous pavement & more can improve the quality of storm water entering the reservoirs that supply our drinking water.

Non-point Source Pollution

Stormwater Runoff

Protect our Waterways
Illustration Courtesy of NCDENR

Lead in Drinking Water

Lead Education BrochureThe lead concentration in the drinking water leaving our treatment plants is below the level of detection. However, lead can enter the water from household plumbing and fixtures when water resides in plumbing for more than 6 hours.

FAQs about lead in drinking water

Tips to Reduce Exposure to Lead in Your Drinking Water (Brochure)

Pipe Identification Procedures Follow three simple steps to identify a lead water service pipe using a Flathead screwdriver, refrigerator magnet and a penny.


Lead Map Image

Mapping and Communications

View the 3/6/2017 News Release & Maps City Lead Water Service Line Map Now Available which includes the OEPA approved map which meets the requirements of 2016 HB 512, as well as a more user-friendly interactive map that allows the user to search by address or zoom in to street level view. 

View the Presentation made at City Hall 2/9/16. 



2015 CCR Cover photoView the "Water for Living Consumer Confidence Report" which shows the types and amounts of key elements in your drinking water, their likely sources and the maximum contaminant level (MCL) that is considered safe. The water delivered to your home meets ALL of the requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA).