Straight from the Tap

Archive: March 2022

Cleveland STEP Virtually Visits Dominion Energy

The last virtual session of the 2021-2022 Cleveland STEP season consisted of a powerful presentation by Dominion Energy.

Protect Lake Erie by Protecting its Watershed

Our 1.4 million customers are part of the more than 11 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.

Spring Lawn & Garden Tips

According to the calendar, spring is here! If you’ll be taking advantage of the temperature change by doing some yard work, keep these water-saving and environmentally-friendly tips in mind.

Where to Find & How to Fix Household Leaks

According to the US EPA, the average household leak can waste more than 10,000 gallons of water a year and 10% of homes have leaks that waste 90 gallons or more per day! But by quickly finding and fixing leaks you can protect your home and your wallet.

How to Detect Plumbing Leaks

Household water leaks are more common than you might think. The Water Research Foundation found that the average household loses about 17 gallons of water per day to indoor leaks.

What to Do if You Have Lead Plumbing

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

How to Check for Lead Plumbing in Your Home

Here's how to know the potential for lead in your home plumbing.

Plumbing Tips for the Best Quality Tap Water

We take great pride in delivering safe, high-quality drinking water to your home. Your plumbing also plays an important role in maintaining the quality of water coming from your tap.

Cleveland STEP February Session Commemorates Black History Month and National Engineers Week

Cleveland STEP commemorated Black History Month and National Engineers Week for its February session.

Cleveland Water Presents 2022 Budget

On Monday, February 28, Cleveland Water presented its portion of Mayor Justin Bibb's 2022 estimated budget for the City of Cleveland. Director of Public Utilities Martin Keane and Cleveland Water Commissioner Alex Margevicius presented to Cleveland City Council an overview of the division, performance metrics, financial statistics, and a review of recently completed and upcoming projects.