Water & Wastewater Maintenance


The Maintenance Department performs preventative and recurring maintenance on the County’s water and sewer lines, treatment works and facilities. These activities include:
  • Conducting leak detection, corrosion surveys, maintenance and repair of more than 330 miles of water mains and more than 3000 fire hydrants
  • The periodic cleaning, preventative maintenance and repair of more than 400 miles of sanitary sewers
  • Recurring maintenance of approximately 350 grinder pumps
  • Electrical, electronic and mechanical equipment maintenance at water and wastewater conveyance (pump stations) and treatment facilities
  • The installation, reading and repair of residential and commercial water meters


For water and/or wastewater emergencies occurring on weekends, holidays and after hours, please call 301-600-2194.