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 About Utilities Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Water Division is to provide safe potable drinking water to the public by treating raw water and managing and maintaining the water distribution system, while ensuring effective and efficient operations.

 

Purpose

•  Purification: Produce safe potable water
•  Distribution: Maintain distribution system that transports safe potable water to customers
•  Engineering: Inspects installation of waterlines and meters and maintain water and sewer line records
•  Billing: Collects revenue generated by the sale of drinking water and the processing of wastewater

 

Announcements

Cherry Knoll recalls bottled water products due to possible E. coli contamination

An Amherst company has recalled spring water and bottled water products it sold between July 14, 2014, and July 29, 2014, due to possible E. coli contamination. full story

CenturyLink highlights National Cyber Security Month as cyberthreats increase

CenturyLink, Inc.  is helping customers stay safer online, amidst industry-wide cyberthreat increases, by launching an Internet security blog during National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM). Customers can now take advantage of CenturyLink’s security blog (www.centurylink.com/securityblog), which will provide consumers with tips to help them protect their privacy and avoid common Internet pitfalls. In addition, customers can purchase CenturyLink’s Online Security suite for computer support, identity theft protection, automatic cloud backup, and antivirus services. full story

CenturyLink to connect teachers with technology by offering $35,000 in grants in Ohio

CenturyLink, Inc. in partnership with Foundation Source, is connecting teachers with technology for the classroom. The CenturyLink Clarke M. Williams Foundation’s Teachers and Technology grant program opened its application process Oct.1 for teachers in CenturyLink’s local service areas who want to innovatively implement technology in their classrooms to increase student achievement. full story
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