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On January 15, 2021, the Philadelphia Water Department filed an Advance Notice with City Council and the Philadelphia Water, Sewer, and Storm Water Rate Board of the Department’s intent to propose an increase in water, sewer, and stormwater rates effective September 1, 2021. The proposal is subject to the review and authorization of the Rate […]
A quick-read guide to the latest Water Quality Report (Updated for 2020)
We’re still here to help with your water bill. Learn about applying for assistance, payment agreements, and if your water could be shut off, and what to do about it.
What to do if pipes freeze, and how to avoid costly repairs
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Learn how we respond to water main breaks. Plus: What to do if the problem is on your property.
How we make top-quality tap water in Philadelphia.