NEW! DC Water is providing emergency funds for eligible tenants whose utilities are included in their rent, and their landlords. Funds will appear as water credit for landlord, who credits the rent.
Water plays a critical role in protecting public health and we are committed to providing you with uninterrupted service throughout the current crisis. To that end, we are taking steps to protect both our customers and employees.
DC Water by the Numbers
We collect and treat close to 300,000,000 gallons of wastewater every day. That’s enough to fill RFK Stadium.
We pump more than 94,000,000 gallons of water to our customers each and every day.Conservation
We repair more than 400 water main breaks every year. During a particularly cold winter, crews repaired an average of 9 breaks a day.LEARN MORE