Utah Division of Drinking Water
Page URL: drinkingwater.utah.gov
News and Announcements
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Drinking Water Energy (Cost) Savings Program
(11/21/14)—An online handbook designed to provide water system operators and managers with ideas on how to save a significant amount of money by reducing the cost of power necessary to provide water to their customers.
Protecting Drinking Water Sources Toolkit
(11/13/14)—Toolkit now available; enables water quality practitioners to better protect drinking water supplies.
Emergency Instructions for Boiling Water
(08/07/14)—Information for contacting DDW personnel and other valuable advice.
Fluoridating Drinking Water
(03/24/14)—Salt Lake and Davis counties have ordinances mandating the fluoridation of their drinking water supplies.
(01/30/14)—Standard reports are now available online for each water system within Utah.
Informal Comments on R309-500 due 12/12/2014
(12/5/14)—The Division is seeking informal comments to refine R309-500 rule (Plan Review, Operation and maintenance Requirements)
Adoption of R309-545 and R309-550 Rule Amendments
(11/10/2014)—The Drinking Water Board adopted revisions to
R309-545 and R309-550 on November 7, 2014.
2014 Sanitary Survey Assignments
By Health Department, as of August 20, 2014.
This page presents quick links to DDW Web pages and documents that are not presently linked from anywhere else within this site.
Energy Performance Contracting
A pre-qualified list of multiple vendors who have been pre-approved for energy performance contracting services.
Potential Construction Projects in Utah
This list of potential construction projects is the Division's attempt to identify water systems that need construction projects to comply with the SDWA.
Utah Water Quality Alliance
Formed in 1994 to assist drinking water utilities in water quality optimization projects and in updates of new regulations. For more information contact: Eva Nieminski, Ph.D. (801-536-4189).