Straight from the Tap

Archive: July 2019

Lake Erie Summer Stratification is Underway

Over the summer months, Cleveland Water staff have been closely watching as the waters of Lake Erie separate into distinct layers – a layer of warm water at the surface and a cold water layer at the bottom of the lake.

Keep Cool & Safe: Never Open Hydrants to Beat the Heat

During a heatwave, some residents may take it upon themselves to open hydrants in an effort to beat the heat. While we agree that Cleveland Water is cool and refreshing, opening hydrants can be dangerous, costly, and wasteful.

What to Know About Pet Hydration

Just like with people, proper hydration is critical to keep pets healthy.

Keeping Kids Hydrated

Staying hydrated is essential for healthy minds and bodies of all ages. The water we drink regulates body temperature and blood pressure, keeps muscles and joints moving, moves waste out of the body, and aids in digestion.

Going on Vacation? How to Keep Your Home Safe and Water Fresh While Away

Going on vacation this summer? There are a few steps that you should take to protect your home while you’re gone and to make sure you have the freshest tap water when you return.

Beat the Heat: How to Stay Hydrated

Proper hydration is absolutely essential for our overall health. Our bodies are about 60% water and the water we drink regulates body temperature and blood pressure, keeps muscles and joints moving, moves waste out of the body, and aids in digestion.

Cleveland Water Working on Main Break on Wheatley Road in Richfield

Cleveland Water repair crews are working overnight to isolate and repair a break on a 12-inch water main on Wheatley Road in the Village of Richfield.

Cleveland STEP Applications Due July 15

The deadline for applications for the 2019-20 Cleveland Student Technical Enrichment Program (STEP) is less than a week away!  Click here to download the Cleveland STEP application.

Enjoy a Safe Summer with These Water Tips

Planning a summer barbecue? We've got a few tips to make sure anything water-related doesn't spoil the party.