Fairfax Water provides water to nearly 1.7 million
Fairfax Water is Virginia’s
largest water utility, serving one out of every five Virginians
who obtain their water from public utilities. Nearly 1.7 million
people in the Northern Virginia communities of Fairfax, Loudoun,
Prince William and Alexandria depend on Fairfax Water for superior
That's nearly 1.7 million friends, neighbors and family members. We don't need
any other reason to demand the highest in water quality standards..... (More)
Notice of Public Hearing on Resolution Authorizing Acquisition of Easements
Necessary for Public Purposes by Eminent Domain or Other Means
Fairfax Water will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2013. For more information
City of Fairfax Water System - Updated: 4/11/2013
A joint statement by the City of Fairfax, Fairfax Water and Fairfax County regarding the City of Fairfax's water system
and it's customers has been released. It can be viewed by
Fairfax Water 2013 Grant Program
Applications for the 2013 Water Supply Stakeholder Outreach Program are now available. For more information
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Mediation Leads to Three-Way Settlement of Water Disputes and Win-Win for Water Customers
The City of Falls Church, Fairfax Water, and Fairfax County, with the assistance of a federal mediator,
have successfully negotiated terms for the sale of the Falls Church Water Utility to Fairfax Water. The terms
have been approved by the Falls Church City Council, the Fairfax Water Board of Directors, and the Fairfax County
Board of Supervisors. The full statement can be viewed here.
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.
Fairfax Water's Spring 2013 Straight from the Tap is now available
The spring issue of
Straight from the Tap includes information about Fairfax Water’s efforts to protect
the environment and your pocketbook, important spring reminders, and a significant change to the 2013
Annual Water Quality Report distribution.
You can find links to our previous newsletters by visiting our
"News To Know" page.
Water Wise Landscaping and Watering Guide
Planning your summer garden? This
guide can help you save money and protect the environment. To request a copy by mail, call 703-289-6019, TTY 711.
2012 Report on Your Water Quality
2012 Report on Your Water Quality provides important information about your water
quality and Fairfax Water services. We hope you'll take a few minutes to read the report. Reading about your water quality just might make you want to raise your glass
-- filled with ice water, of course.
Fairfax Water Considers Future Water Supply Planning
For more information
Check Out Our Recent Construction Photos!
has several capital improvement projects under way. Information
about several current projects is available on our
Capital Projects page available
by clicking here. You may also
view a few flyers below with project photographs and a brief project
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...
Hexavalent Chromium in Drinking Water
information about hexavalent chromium is available. To learn more,
Fluoride Levels in Drinking Water
7, 2011, the United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
recommended that water utilities lower the level of fluoride in
drinking water, click here to learn
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
Interactive Story Book-
out our new interactive story book,
This is the latest addition to our online book series designed to
educate and entertain audiences of all ages.
Be sure to
check our Educational Resources
page for other books in the series as well as other resources.
here to learn more...
Current litigation with the City of Falls Church
To view documents pertaining to current litigation with the City of Falls Church
pertaining to prior litigation concerning the City of Falls Church may be found by