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Archive: November 2018

When (and How Much) Will Lake Erie Freeze This Winter?

43.6 degrees Fahrenheit is the official temperature for Lake Erie offshore of Cleveland as of today, November 28. While that's still a good bit above freezing, as winter progresses and the lake temperature continues to drop we're on the lookout for ice formation.

Cleveland STEP Students Learn About Sustainability from Cleveland Clinic

For November's Cleveland STEP class, students visited the Cleveland Clinic Foundation's Main Campus.

Save Time and Money With These Holiday Water Tips

The holiday season is a busy time for many of our customers. With all the festivities, you may find that your water use, and in turn water bill, goes up.

We don’t want your water bill to be another thing you have to worry about this time of year. So here are some helpful tips on how you can save time and money this holiday season.

Avoid Costly Winter Plumbing Leaks

Winter’s cold temperatures can make your home’s plumbing more prone to leaks. And an average household leak can account for more than 10,000 gallons of water wasted per year!

Protect Yourself From Utility Scammers

Utility scams tend to increase during the holiday season, which is why Utility Scam Awareness Day is recognized each year in November. Cleveland Water wants to make sure our customers are aware of what to look for in the event that someone shows up at or calls your home claiming to be a Cleveland Water employee.

Buoys May Record Biggest Waves of the Season

Cleveland Water will be watching returns come in tonight. Returns from our monitoring buoys that is.

How We Prepare for Winter Weather

Harsh winter weather is never convenient. But at Cleveland Water, we do everything we can to minimize the impact it may have on the treatment and delivery of your water.

How to Winterize Your Plumbing

Winter weather will be here before you know it. And once temperatures drop, your water pipes and meter can be susceptible to freezing. Frozen pipes cause expensive, frustrating, and unnecessary damage.