Straight from the Tap

Can You Guess How Much Water a Dripping Faucet Wastes?

A simple household plumbing leak can be a major drain on your wallet – and they’re more common than you might think. Nearly 10% of homes have leaks, wasting upwards of 90 gallons of water every day.

How Cleveland Water is Prepared for Lake Erie Summer Water Quality

Every summer, as the temperature of Lake Erie slowly climbs in advance of the annual lake stratification, Cleveland Water closely monitors the lake's water quality for any issues that might follow.

Congratulations Cleveland STEP Class of 2019

For their final session, Cleveland STEP students enjoyed food and fun with friends and family before giving presentations on their experiences from the program year.

Delivering Safe Water Involves More than Mains

Reliably delivering high-quality drinking water to 1.4 million customers across a 640 square mile service area requires an extensive distribution system.

2019 Cleveland Water Main Replacement Projects

Cleveland Water has 5,300 miles of underground pipe. Placed end to end those pipes would stretch from Cleveland to Athens, Greece

History of Baldwin Water Treatment Plant

Cleveland Water has a long history of providing safe, great-tasting water. We’ve grown from a single pump station delivering untreated water through just 13 miles of mains in 1856 to four state-of-art treatment facilities serving 1.5 million customers through a network of 5,300 miles of mains.

All the Details on Drinking Water Week 2019

In celebration of this year’s Drinking Water Week, a national event recognizing the vital role water plays in our daily lives, Cleveland Water has planned several activities and outreach efforts to celebrate with our customers.

Understanding Turbidity and Why it Matters

Strong spring storms that churn Lake Erie waters and increase water runoff mix more sediment and other particulate matter into the lake water. The resulting murky water will measure higher in a water quality parameter called turbidity.

Protect Lake Erie by Protecting its Watershed

Our 1.4 million customers are part of the more than 12 million people who rely on Lake Erie as their source of drinking water. Clean water and a healthy Lake Erie is critical not only for our community to survive but for it to thrive as a region that leverages its assets to build economic, social and environmental well-being for all.

2018 Water Quality Report Now Available

Each year Cleveland Water issues a Water Quality Report for our customers. This annual report, also called a Consumer Confidence Report, provides a review of our water quality during the past year, including testing results and information.

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