Water Distribution

The Water Distribution division operates and performs preventative maintenance of 121 miles of water main, nearly 2,000 valves and 1,700 fire hydrants. Maintenance work includes:
  • Valve Maintenance includes inspection and operation of distribution valves to provide minimal service outages in the event of a needed shutdown.
  • B-Box Maintenance provides inspection, adjustment, repair or replacement of b-boxes which give access to service shut-off valves for each customer.
  • Hydrant Maintenance includes the inspection and annual flushing of hydrants to locate non-working hydrants and maintain optimal performance in the event of a fire related emergency.
  • Emergency Repairs provides rapid response to emergency issues such as water main breaks to minimize water loss on the system.