Let the experts show you how to stop wasting water during Fix a Leak Week

Let the experts show you how to stop wasting water during Fix a Leak Week

As part of national Fix a Leak Week, the City of College Station and the EPA WaterSense program offer valuable and easy tips on fixing leaks. In addition, a free, two-part webinar series on Tuesday and Thursday are an outstanding opportunity to learn from experts how to find and fix common household leaks. Continue reading Let the experts show you how to stop wasting water during Fix a Leak Week

Take the appropriate steps to protect your pipes now before this week’s freezing weather

Take the appropriate steps to protect your pipes now before this week’s freezing weather

With freezing temperatures in the forecast starting Thursday, it’s time for a quick chemistry lesson. Water expands on freezing, so water left in sprinkler systems can freeze, expand the pipe, and bam – you have a big, messy water leak. But if you take the appropriate precautions in advance, you can protect your water pipes and irrigation systems – and avoid the muddy mess.  Continue reading Take the appropriate steps to protect your pipes now before this week’s freezing weather

Sewer line smoke testing starts Monday in area north of Harvey Mitchell Parkway

Sewer line smoke testing starts Monday in area north of Harvey Mitchell Parkway

College Station Water Services will conduct routine smoke testing next week to evaluate the condition of wastewater lines in the area bounded by Harvey Mitchell Parkway, Wellborn Road, Texas Avenue, and Southwest Parkway. The testing will occur between 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. It will extend into the following week if needed. Continue reading Sewer line smoke testing starts Monday in area north of Harvey Mitchell Parkway