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)
Industrial Property Needed
Fairfax Water is seeking expressions of interest from owners of industrial-zoned property located in Fairfax County between the City of Falls Church and the City of Fairfax, or within either City, who are or may be interested in selling their property. Click here for more information.
Notice of Public Hearings - Proposed Schedule of Rates, Fees and Charges and 2016 Annual Budget
The Fairfax Water Board of Directors will hold public hearings on the proposed revisions to the schedule of rates, fees, and charges
and the 2016 annual budget at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 17, 2015. The public hearing will be held at Fairfax Water’s main office at 8570 Executive Park Avenue in Fairfax.
You can find more information
by clicking here or visiting our Rates page.
Fairfax Water's Winter 2015 Straight from the Tap is now available
The winter issue of
Straight from the Tap announces the new Water Main Break Webpage on the Fairfax Water website, provides resources to help plan for an emergency, and explains the process to replace a water meter. The winter issue will be distributed with quarterly bills from December through February.
You can find links to our previous newsletters by visiting our
"News To Know" page.
2015 Report on Your Water Quality
Find important information about your water quality in the
2015 Water Quality Report. To request a printed copy by mail, send an
e-mail to email@example.com or call 703-289-6285, TTY 711,
and provide your name, mailing address, and phone number.
You can view previous Water Quality Reports by
Fairfax Water Consolidates Water Rates Ahead of Agreed Schedule
Fairfax Water equalizes water rates for customers previously served by the City of Fairfax and City of Falls Church water systems.
Click here for more information.
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.
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.
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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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
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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