Straight from the Tap

What You Can Do About Lead: Clean, Flush, Consume Cold

If you find that your water service line, plumbing, or fixtures may contain lead, there are several steps you can take to reduce the risk of exposure. These actions will ensure that the highest quality drinking water comes out of your tap.

What You Can Do About Lead: Check, Test, Date

While some homes and buildings in our service area have lead service lines or plumbing that contains lead, we take several actions to protect you and your family from the risk of lead and keep your drinking water safe.

We also want to empower our customers with information so you can know the potential for lead in your home plumbing. Having this information will help you determine what additional action to take in order to ensure the highest quality drinking water comes out of your tap.

What We Do About Lead: Engineering & Research

In addition to having a water treatment process designed to help protect customers from the risk of exposure to lead in water, we also implement several engineering practices to further reduce that risk.

What We Do About Lead: Monitoring

In addition to the many water quality tests we perform to ensure your drinking water is safe, Cleveland Water regularly monitors lead levels at customers’ taps.

What We Do About Lead: Water Treatment

One of several actions we take to keep your drinking water safe and protect you and your family from the risk of lead in water is optimizing our water treatment process to minimize corrosion of pipes and plumbing.

Water Smart Fall Lawn & Garden Tips

It’s officially fall! Which means the backyard barbeques and runs through the sprinkler are winding down and instead, the pool is getting drained and patio furniture stored away.

Fall is also the time to prep your lawn and garden for the cold winter months ahead. Here are a few tips to keep your lawn and garden in shape while staying water-smart.

Fall 2022 Suburban Water Main Renewal Program Awards

Cleveland Water has awarded nearly $7 million to eight suburban service communities for 11 water main replacement projects. These awards are part of our $25 million annual capital investment in buried infrastructure.

The 2022-2023 Cleveland STEP Season Has Officially Begun

Nearly 50 students, along with their parents, guardians, and siblings attended orientation for Cleveland STEP at the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD).

Hydration Tips for Runners

Proper hydration is one of the keys to feeling and performing your best while running.

Hydration Tips for Seniors

Proper hydration is essential for overall health. Water is necessary for nearly every bodily function including regulating temperature and blood pressure, keeping muscles and joints moving, and moving waste out of the body.