Water

Employees Standing by LoaderThe water department has 3 certified operators who maintain and operate the:

  • Booster stations
  • Distribution system
  • Reservoirs
  • Water source pump stations
  • Water treatment plant

Other Responsibilities

At the source pump stations and water treatment plant the water, operators perform necessary maintenance on pumps, water quality analyzing equipment, and perform water quality tests to ensure the treatment process is above the Department of Health standards. Throughout the distribution system, they:

  • Own Responsibility for the Cross Connection Control Program
  • Repair:
    • Exercise valves
    • Flush water mains
    • Read meters
    • Water leaks
  • Respond to customer questions and water quality concerns
  • Take monthly water quality samples