The goal is to remove all lead service lines in DC by 2030, prioritizing replacements for vulnerable populations and historically underserved communities.
Need help paying your water bill? We offer a number of different options to knock down past due balances or reduce your monthly payments.
We perform thousands of tests to ensure the drinking water we provide meets or exceeds federal standards. Please take a few moments to review the most recent test results in this 2022 report.
There are so many success stories to celebrate from the past year. The 2022 Annual Report captures the stories of the men and women who delivered results for our customers and community.
DC Water waives some fees and penalties and discounts the remaining balance for eligible customers who pay in full by May 31.
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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 95,000,000 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