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Milwaukee is a National Leader in Water Quality
The Milwaukee Water Works is a national leader in providing high-quality drinking water. We are recognized for our comprehensive water quality monitoring program. The Water Research Foundation honored the Milwaukee Water Works by featuring the utility as the WRF began its 50th anniversary year. Milwaukee continues to participate in WRF projects benefitting the drinking water community, as seen in a video here. Read the Milwaukee Water Works and Ozone story
The Water Works was organized on April 18, 1871 and began operations September 14, 1874. We are proud to serve as the longest continuously operating water utility in Wisconsin.