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Water & Sewer Information
The United States enjoys one of the world's most reliable and safest supplies of drinking water. Congress passed the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) in 1974 to protect public health, including by regulating public water systems.
Explanation Of Sewer Usage Billing
Learn more about sewer usage billing and how the billing districts are broken up.
Fats, Oil & Grease (FOG)
Regulations of Fats, Oil, and Grease (FOG) permitting, installation and inspection of approved automatic grease recovery units (AGRU) for Food Preparation Establishments are handled by the Bristol Water and Sewer Department (BWSD).
Lead & Drinking Water (PDF)
Learn more about lead and drinking water by viewing the brochure.
Water efficiency is the smart use of our water resources through water-saving technologies and simple steps we can all take around the house.
The Sewer Division of the Water & Sewer Department is accounted for in the Sewer Operating and Assessment Fund and is charged with the operation and maintenance of the city’s wastewater collection and treatment facilities.
Sewer Backup Prevention
Learn more about sewer backup prevention and what you can do to help.
Water Quality Information
Find more information regarding water quality including pharmaceuticals in water supply.