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Public water supply in Washington

C. Dirck Ditwiler

Public water supply in Washington

an economic analysis of enabling laws for public water supply districts

by C. Dirck Ditwiler

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Published by Washington Agricultural Experiment Station in Pullman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Water districts -- Washington (State),
    • Water resources development -- Law and legislation -- Washington (State)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by C. Dirck Ditwiler.
      SeriesWashington Agricultural Experiment Station. Technical bulletin 66, Technical bulletin (Washington Agricultural Experiment Station) ;, 66.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS125 .E55 no. 66, KFW446 .E55 no. 66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 71 p.
      Number of Pages71
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5741417M
      LC Control Number70637160

      The hydrogeology of southwest Washington is unique. Water supplies rely heavily on rain and less on snowpack from the Cascade and Olympic mountains. This means the region’s water supplies are more sensitive to above-average temperatures and below-average precipitation like we’ve been experiencing. United States. The US Safe Drinking Water Act and derivative legislation define "public water system" as an entity that provides "water for human consumption through pipes or other constructed conveyances to at least 15 service connections or serves an average of at least 25 people for at least 60 days a year." The term "public" in "public water system" refers to the people drinking the water.

      The Water Department provides planning and maintenance of water lines, wells, booster stations, reservoirs, and meters within the City. The Water Department does daily and monthly water sampling to ensure the quality of the City's water supply. Once a month, meters are read by the Water Department for consumer billing. The Water Fund is an Enterprise Fund that is self-supporting.   The. Only a very small share of public water supply is used for drinking. According to one survey of 1, households, an estimated 56% of Americans drank water straight from the tap and an additional 37% drank tap water after filtering it. 74% of Americans said they bought bottled water.

      The water supply is provided by a Ranney Collector with a MGD Iron Removal facility with an excess of main water valves, approximately fire hydrants and hydrant valves. The Sewer Collection system consists of 60 miles of pipe with 11 pump stations, connections and over manholes. Our lobby will be closed to the public until further notice. For payment plans and assistance, call us at All assemblies must be listed on the current State of Washington Premises with an unapproved auxiliary water supply interconnected with the potable water supply; South 35th Street Tacoma, WA


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