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At Salem-Elm Ridge WSC, we are committed to providing safe, high quality water services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.

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Conservation Tips

There are a number of easy ways to save water, and they all start with you. When you save water, you save money on your utility bills. Here are just a few ways... Learn more...

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Notice of Violation: Total Trihalomethane (TTHM) MCL, LRAA

The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has notified the Salem Elm Ridge WSC that the drinking water being supplied to customers has exceeded the Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) for total trihalomethanes at 0.080 milligrams per liter (mg/L) based on locational running annual average (LRAA), and has determined that it is a health concern at levels above the MCL.  Analysis of drinking water in your community for total trihalomethanes indicate a compliance value in quarter one 2015 of 0.090mg/L for DBP2-01 and 0.129 mg/Lfor DBP2-02. 

Trihalomethanes are a group of volatile organic compounds that are formed when chlorine, added to the water during the treatment process for...

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Water IS the stuff of life.

Water IS the stuff of life.

Summer is almost upon us…temperatures are slowly rising throughout North America.  Depending on where on this vast continent you reside, your summer might range from hot and dry (filled with watering restrictions and a fading green lawn) all the way to a tropical humidity and daily afternoon showers.  And every imaginable scenario in between.

But we all have one thing in common.  Water is essential to survival. No matter where you live, and really, no matter what the season.  Without fresh water you will die in just a few days.  Plain and simple, no sugar coating, and this single fact helps drive the point home: water equals life.

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