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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

Election Day - Please be sure to vote

Tuesday November 4, 2014 is General Election day in the City of Lorain. Polling places will be open from 6:30am until 7:30pm. full story

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
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