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Our main replacement program replaces aging critical infrastructure with new mains and provide reliable service and high quality, great tasting water. There is no special assessment or added cost to taxpayers because the projects are funded with revenues from water rates. Check here for news - including location, timing and status - of water main replacement projects and other road reconstruction projects that include replacement of lead service lines.
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'We're going to have to be creative': Milwaukee officials, advocates explore challenges to replacing the city's lead pipelines
April 9, 2022
Milwaukee's drinking water shows very low levels of 'forever chemicals'; lead levels remain steady
April 7, 2022
Milwaukee Water Works Releases Annual Water Quality Report
April 7, 2022
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The Milwaukee Water Equity Taskforce received the first ever "Effort to Advance Racial Equity" award from the Wisconsin Policy Forum in recognition of our work to address structural racism by creating a roadmap to achieving work force equity.
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