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Water Policies & Statistics

 Download a Printable PDF of the Water Department Policies (Updated April 26, 2017)

 Download a Printable PDF of the 2016 Water Quality Report

Water Statistics

Water Supply

Location Number of Wells Pumping Capacity
Rauville Well Field 9 4,514,400 GPD
Conifer Well Field 18 7,668,000 GPD
Town Well Field 4 1,137,600 GPD
Total Supply Capacity 13,320,000 GPD

Water Treatment Plants

Location Capacity (gallons per day) Building Size Year Constructed
Town Plant #1 & #2 8,000,000 GPD 17,200 sq. ft 1969 & 1991
Town Plant #3 6,800,000 GPD 21,000 sq. ft 2009
Total Treatment Capacity 14,800,000 Gallons per day

Water Storage

The water system has seven storage tanks and 3 clearwell storage basins at the treatment plant for a total capacity 7,430,000 gallons of water.

Watertown Consumption Requirements

Peak Day Minimum Day Average Summer Day Average Winter Day Average Annual Day
8,900,000 Gal 2,300,000 Gal 5,606,000 Gal 3,213,000 Gal 3,803,000 Gal

2015 Annual Water Production

Water Source Quantity (Gallons) Quantity (CCF) Quantity (Acre Ft)
       
       
Total Production 1,342,266,000 gallons 1,794,473 CCF 4,119.54 Acre-ft

2015 Water Distribution

Total Miles of Water Main Main Size from Total Fire Hydrants
150.16 4” to 24” 1396

2015 Average Yearly Consumption

Customer Class Quantity (gallons) Quantity (CCF) Number of Customers
Residential 73,825 100 7,844
Commercial 499,120 663 1,257
Total Number of Customers 9,101

Water Quality

Analysis for Results
Hardness 153 mg/L
Hardness 9 grains
Total Iron 0.04 mg/L
pH 8.53
Conductivity 425 umho/cm
Total dissolved Solids 263 mg/L
Alkalinity-M 49 mg/L
Alkalinity-P 1 mg/L