The Public Works Water Treatment & Distribution Service (WTDS) produces safe, clean drinking water for people who work in, visit and live in Minneapolis.
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To reliably provide safe, high-quality drinking water while serving as effective stewards of public resources and infrastructure.
Water News and Announcements
The Importance of Water - We all need water services. Get to know how you can protect drinking water and wastewater utilities who provide this essential lifeline in your communities.
From river to tap: Exploring how Minneapolis gets its water - A new interactive news story revealing what it takes to get 21 billion gallons of water annually from the river to roughly 500,000 people.
Minneapolis Water Works celebrating 150 years - An exhibit illustrating how water from the Mississippi River is treated and delivered to our tap while providing a rare opportunity for the public to see water infrastructure that is normally hidden.
MNTap Intern Project - Student intern finds ways to reduce chemical use at the Columbia Heights Membrane Plant.
Last updated Nov 28, 2017