Attn. WSSC Customers! Discolored Water Issues

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OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS AND COMMUNITY RELATIONS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

LAUREL, MD - 9/11/17: The discolored water issue continues for some WSSC customers because the level of organic material in the Potomac River remains elevated. WSSC is monitoring the river conditions daily. As a result of rain last week, there was a significant amount of grass that flowed down river and collected at WSSC’s Potomac Plant intake. Here's a photo of the intake. Read more here: https://www.wsscwater.com/discoloredwater

For 100 years, WSSC has proudly served the citizens of Prince George’s and Montgomery counties – providing drinking water that has always met strict Safe Drinking Water Act standards and protecting the environment through vital water resource recovery services. Our vision is to be THE world-class water utility, where excellent products and services are always on tap.

 

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