Drinking Water Week

Drinking Water Week 2018-05-01T16:14:27+00:00

Protect the Source - AWWA Logo for Drinking Water Week-May 2018

For more than 40 years the American Water Works Association and its members have celebrated Drinking Water Week – a unique opportunity for both water professionals and the communities they serve to join together in recognizing the vital role water plays in our daily lives.

SCV Water: Drinking Water Week - Day 1 - California State Water Project Map

This year’s theme is “Protect the Source”. Celebrate by caring for your tap water and protecting it at its source.

Did you know the SCV has a diverse water supply? To learn more about our sources of supply, click here.

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SCV Water: Drinking Water Week - Day 1 - glass of water and water quality report

Review the 2018
Water Quality Report

#DrinkingWaterWeek continues! Get to know your tap water by reviewing your annual Consumer Confidence (or Water Quality) Report. Get info on quality requirements and conditions of the water supply in the Santa Clarita Valley. Click here to view the 2018 SCV Water Quality Report.

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SCV Water: Drinking Water Week - Day 3 - grass unzipped to reveal water underneath

Learn About Our Groundwater Sustainability Agency

SCV Water is taking steps to sustainably manage our regional resources by developing a Groundwater Sustainability Agency. Good groundwater management will provide a buffer against drought and climate change, and contribute to reliable water supplies regardless of weather patterns.

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SCV Water: Drinking Water Week - Day 4 - pouring water into a glass from faucet

Maintain Your
Household Plumbing

#DrinkingWaterWeek is a good time to check and replace lead-based water pipes and plumbing in your home. In addition to replacing old pipes, check out these 10 tips for maintaining high-quality drinking water in your household plumbing.

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SCV Water: Drinking Water Week - Day 5 - washing a dish

Practice Water
Conservation

#DrinkingWaterWeek is ending! We have #conservation tips to help preserve your #tapwater and protect our precious water resources. See you in 2019!

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