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  1. Department of Water Management Statement on Teer Quarry

    Durham’s Department of Water Management is aware of a recent North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) public hearing regarding Teer Quarry, as well as media reports about the quarry and contaminants in groundwater near the site. Read on...
  2. Western Intake Partnership Announces Fieldwork on Jordan Lake

    The Western Intake Partnership (WIP) will engage in fieldwork on and directly adjacent to Jordan Lake beginning the week of October 24. This work for the Jordan Lake Water Supply Project is expected to last for several months. Read on...
  3. Durham Department of Water Management Named WaterSense Partner of the Year

    Durham Water Management has been recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency with the 2022 WaterSense Partner of the Year Award—our seventh consecutive year of recognition and second consecutive year of being named a WaterSense Partner of the Year. Read on...
  4. Durham Water Department Statement on PFAS

  5. Durham Water Department Promotes “Fix a Leak Week”

    Did you know that nearly 1,000,000,000,000 gallons of water are wasted due to leaks in American homes each year?* That’s right, nearly one trillion gallons. 12 zeros. That’s the amount of water 11 million homes use! Read on...
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