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Emergency water outages

Posted on: June 10th, 2024

Salt Lake City works to maintain the reliability of our vast water distribution network. Occasionally, due to unforeseen circumstances (like water main breaks), an emergency water outage is required. In the event of an emergency water outage, our crews strive to minimize the impact to our community and to restore water service as quickly as […]

‘The Pipeline’ – June 2024

Posted on: June 3rd, 2024

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‘The Pipeline’ – May 2024

Posted on: May 1st, 2024

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‘The Pipeline’ – March 2024

Posted on: March 8th, 2024

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Salt Lake City’s North Bench Pump Station

Posted on: March 7th, 2024

On Wednesday, March 6, 2024, representatives from Salt Lake City’s Department of Public Utilities shared information about their upcoming construction project to replace the North Bench Pump Station (NBPS) at a meeting of the Greater Avenues Community Council. The current NBPS is located at 647 East 18th Avenue and delivers culinary water to residents north […]

Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities Announces Results of Water Testing for PFAS

Posted on: March 7th, 2024

Today, Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities (SLCDPU) announced test results from the latest round of a federal water quality sampling program called the Fifth Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule (UCMR5). The UCMR5 requires water systems throughout the nation to test for 29 per-and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and for lithium. These compounds are not currently regulated under the federal Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). The results from this nationwide sampling effort will help the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) make decisions about developing future regulatory requirements for PFAS and lithium for the nation’s drinking water systems.

‘The Pipeline’ – February 2024

Posted on: February 2nd, 2024

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‘The Pipeline’ – January 2024

Posted on: January 2nd, 2024

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2023 Annual Report

Posted on: December 14th, 2023

Salt Lake City’s Department of Public Utilities (SLCDPU) has published its 2023 Annual Report. View it online here.

‘The Pipeline’ – December 2023

Posted on: December 5th, 2023

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