About DC Water

DC Water is

We constantly strive to be a world-class water utility. Our mission is to exceed expectations by providing high quality water services in a safe, environmentally friendly, and efficient manner.

What We Do


Provide District customers with high-quality, low-cost drinking water.

Collect used water and minimize combined sewer overflows to receiving waters

Receive and treat wastewater and stormwater from DC and suburbs

Maintain and upgrade 9,500 public hydrants for fire suppression
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EMERGENCY WATER OUTAGE
Jackson St NE between 14th St & 16th St NE; on 14th St NE between Hamlin St & Jackson St NE; on Iriving St NE between 15th St & 14th St NERead more >
EMERGENCY WATER OUTAGE
On Rhode Island Ave NE between Jackson St & 20th St NERead more >
EMERGENCY WATER OUTAGE
On Summit Pl NE between U St & Uhland Terr NE; on Todd Pl NE between Summit Pl & 2nd St NERead more >
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Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it...

Lao

Tzu

Ancient Chinese philosopher