Cost of Filling a Swimming Pool
Memorial weekend typically marks the pool filling season; check the chart to see how much it will cost to fill your swimming pool.
Also learn about: Auxillary Meters (which measure outdoor water use & save money on your bill) & Backflow requirements.
Central Ohio River Pride
Participate in this month-long event promoting awareness & appreciation of our natural waterways by volunteering in stream-bank litter cleanups, invasive plant removal & more. There are several dates, locations & events available throughout the month of June & other ways to get involved year round.
Hydrant Flushing Season
Can Cause Low Pressure, Rusty Water
Check the schedule to see if hydrants are being flushed in your area & learn what to do if you are experiencing rusty water. Columbus Fire flushes daily, late April - July. Other municipalities run through October.
ATTN: Pet Owners
Due to an increase in dog bites this year, you may be asked to secure your pet when our utility workers come to your home. Restraining your pets protects them & our staff.
Learn how to save energy during cooler weather; link to a rebate offer for a new programmable thermostat or low flow shower head; participate in volunteer opportunities including River Pride and Storm Drain Marking; start a community garden or learn about rain barrels; and more.
Consumer Confidence Report (CCR)
Public Utilities' customers can consume their water with confidence, knowing it meets ALL of the requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). Read more about: annual water quality report, rigorous testing performed daily, common water quality concerns...
Less than 1% of the world’s fresh water supply is available for human consumption.
Water is the original health beverage; it contains no fat, calories or cholesterol.
60% of an adult’s body is water.