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Safe Drinking Water Act

The Safe Drinking Water Act ensures that the drinking water supplied to the public is safe. Southern Nevada's municipal water supply meets or surpasses all federal Safe Drinking Water Act Standards. More »

Intake No. 3

In order to address unprecedented drought conditions, a third intake was constructed at Lake Mead. This intake will protect municipal water customers from water quality issues associated with declining lake levels. More »



If the taste of tap water doesn't appeal to you, we've got some simple tips to improve the flavor. More »