Primary responsibility is to maintain the integrity of the water and sewer system within the distribution system. This includes over 47,000 fire hydrants, 48,000 water control valves, 56,000 sewer structures and a combined total of over 9,000 miles of water and sewer mains.
Leak Desk Facts.
We get 145,000 calls every year. Some of the topics include:
When we receive a call through 3-1-1, we send an investigation crew to assess the problem. With practiced eyes, they can determine how best to fix it, and whether it needs to be done immediately. Otherwise, we schedule it for repair.