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The freezing temperatures could lead to frozen pipes or frozen meters. Click on the
Winter Tips button to learn tips on how to prevent this.
The freezing temperatures can also lead to water main breaks. If you believe you have noticed a water main break somewhere, please
report it by clicking on the Report a Water Main Break button below and describing the specific location.
Fairfax Water provides water to nearly 2 million people
Fairfax Water is Virginia’s largest water utility, serving one out of every five Virginians
who obtain their water from public utilities. Nearly 2 million people in the Northern Virginia communities of Fairfax,
Falls Church, Loudoun, Prince William and Alexandria depend on Fairfax Water for superior drinking water.
That's nearly 2 million friends, neighbors and family members. We don't need any other reason to demand the highest
in water quality standards..... (More)
Recently we received reports from customers that individuals were impersonating Fairfax Water
staff by calling to offer “discounts” or asking to enter their homes. Please read
this important information to help you identify Fairfax Water staff.
Fairfax Water's Spring 2015 Straight from the Tap is now available
The spring issue of
Straight from the Tap explains how storm runoff can impact the quality of our watershed, how
to access the 2015 water quality report, and features a variety of fun spring and summer events on the calendar.
The spring issue will be distributed with quarterly bills from March through May.
You can find links to our previous newsletters by visiting our
"News To Know" page.
2015 Water Supply Stakeholder Outreach Grant Program
Applications for Fairfax Water’s 2015 Water Supply Stakeholder Outreach Grant Program are now being accepted.
Click here for a flyer containing program information or
go to our Grants web page for
additional information. All applications must be received or post-marked no later than May 15, 2015.
Future Water Supply Planning
Fairfax County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a Comprehensive Plan Amendment to recognize the conversion of a reconfigured
Vulcan Quarry to a water supply storage facility in order to meet the long-term needs of Fairfax County and the region. Click on a link below for details.
2014 Report on Your Water Quality
2014 Report on Your Water Quality is here. This report provides important information about your water
Water Wise Landscaping and Watering Guide
This guide includes tips on planning and designing your landscaping, watering, lawn care, and improving your soil. You can print a copy of the guide
here or call 703-289-6017, TTY 711, to request a copy by mail.
Fairfax Water 2014 Grant Awards
Fairfax Water offers congratulations to the 2014 Grant
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direct access to our most popular features.
Attention Customers: Clarification About Water Service Line
You may have received a letter from companies such as American Water Resources (AWR) or
Home Emergency Service Company about your water and sewer line maintenance responsibility
along with an offer for Water and Sewer Line Insurance. To clarify, these companies are
not associated with Fairfax Water. They are private companies offering insurance associated
with the water and sewer lines on your property. Fairfax Water does not offer this insurance
and does not have a position on the need for this coverage. For more
information about your water line responsibilities, visit
or call us at 703-689-5800, TTY 711.
Facts About Lead Levels and Fairfax Water's
Fairfax Water’s distribution system does not contain
lead pipe. Fairfax Water has made an extensive effort to identify
and replace any lead service connections in the older areas of its
here to learn more...
Emerging Water Quality Issues
Fairfax Water has developed a testing plan for
Endocrine Disrupting Compounds (EDCs) and Pharmaceuticals and
Personal Care Products (PPCPs) in source and treated waters.
about the testing program, the findings and Fairfax Water’s