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  • | News Release
    Laurel, Md. – July 7, 2020 – WSSC Water crews quickly responded to three separate sewerage overflow incidences today caused by last night’s excessive rainfall - two Sanitary Sewer Overflows (SSO) and an...
  • | Alert
    Laurel, MD - July 6, 2020: WSSC Water is upgrading our ePermitting application system from Monday, July 6, at Noon to Monday July 13, at 6:00 am, during this time the following systems may be unavailable....
  • | News Release
    Our Customer Service Center will close for the 4th of July holiday at 3:00 pm on Thursday, July 2, 2020 and will reopen on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 7:30 a.m. As always, payments can be made anytime online...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD - June 26, 2020: Due to system maintenance activities, the following systems may be unavailable: Saturday, June 27, from Noon through Sunday, June 28, at 7:00 pm LIMSWeb As always, we appreciate...
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    Laurel, MD - June 18, 2020: Due to system maintenance on Thursday, June 18, from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m, the following systems may be unavailable. One Source Supplier Portal As always, we appreciate your patience...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, Md. – June 17, 2020 – Howard Denis today was elected the new WSSC Water Commission Chair. Denis, a Commissioner representing Montgomery County since January 2016, was unanimously selected during...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, Md. – June 16, 2020 – WSSC Water Commissioners are scheduled to select a new chair and vice chair for Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 at their monthly meeting on Wednesday, June 17. The meeting, which starts...
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    Maryland’s Largest Water Utility Pours $3.2 Million into Affordability Programs to Help Pay Higher Water Bills Due to Covid-19 **Customer Alert: Got an Estimated Bill? Find Out What to Do** Laurel, Md....
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    Laurel, MD – May 28, 2020: WSSC Water is making emergency repairs to a 12-inch water main at 27800 Ridge Rd. in Damascus.  Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is being fixed....
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD – May 28, 2020: WSSC Water will be making emergency repairs to a 24-inch water main at 12301 Darnestown Rd. in Gaithersburg on Thursday, May 28 at 9:00 p.m.  Customers in this area will lose...
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    Water Pipes and Fixtures in Buildings Must be Thoroughly Flushed to Avoid Legionnaires’ and Other Illnesses Laurel, Md. – May 28, 2020 – Because COVID-19 stay-at-home orders have forced many commercial...
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    Laurel, MD - May 28, 2020: During the evolving coronavirus outbreak, WSSC Water remains committed to protecting public health and ensuring safe, clean water continues to flow to your homes. As a result,...
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    Laurel, MD - May 27, 2020: During the evolving coronavirus outbreak, WSSC Water remains committed to protecting public health and ensuring safe, clean water continues to flow to your homes. As a result,...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD - May 22, 2020: Due to system maintenance on Saturday, May 23, from 4 pm to 10 pm,  the following systems may be unavailable. Online Bill Pay Interactive Voice Response System (IVRS) customers...
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    Public Invited to View Livestream of Monthly Virtual Meeting Laurel, Md. – May 19, 2020 – WSSC Water Commissioners are scheduled to vote on $104 million in contracts to upgrade water infrastructure in...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD – May 19, 2020: WSSC Water is making emergency repairs to a fire hydrant at 8415 Flower Avenue in Takoma Park. Customers in this area will lose water service while the fire hydrant is fixed....
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD – May 19, 2020: WSSC Water is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 4545 Wheeler Road in Oxon Hill, impacting Vesta, Forest Hill, Chevet Manor, and HOC of Prince George's County...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD – May 18, 2020: WSSC Water is making emergency repairs to a 10-inch water main at 7015 Arlington Road in Bethesda. Customers in this area will lose water service while the water main is fixed....
  • | News Release
    Laurel, Md. – May 18, 2020 – WSSC Water crews quickly responded to and stopped a Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) in a heavily wooded area near 1903 Knoll Drive in Oxon Hill. The SSO was confirmed this morning...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD - May 14, 2020: Due to system maintenance on Thursday, May 14, from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m, the following systems may be unavailable. One Source Supplier Portal As always, we appreciate your patience...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD - May 13, 2020: During the evolving coronavirus outbreak, WSSC Water remains committed to protecting public health and ensuring safe, clean water continues to flow to your homes. As a result,...
  • | News Release
    In an effort to protect public health during the evolving coronavirus outbreak and to ensure safe, clean water continues to flow to customers’ homes, WSSC Water will suspend all water service shutoffs...
  • | News Release
    Utility Cuts More Than $131 Million to Offset Revenue Losses Due to Covid-19 Laurel, Md. – May 7, 2020 - The Montgomery and Prince George’s County Councils today met virtually to approve WSSC Water’s nearly...
  • | News Release
    Laurel, MD - May 6, 2020: Due to system maintenance on Thursday, May 7, at 9 p.m., and continue through Friday, May 8, at 1 a.m., the following systems may be unavailable. Online Bill Pay Interactive Voice...
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    Laurel, MD - May 1, 2020: Due to system maintenance on Saturday, May 2, at 4 p.m., and continue through Sunday, 3 a.m., May 3, the following systems may be unavailable. Online Bill Pay Interactive Voice...