This Department makes sure that everyone in the City receives clean, safe drinking water. We maintain the distribution system, which includes nine miles of pipes and 213 meters that service most of the buildings in Glendale and a few in Denver. On average, we deliver one million gallons of water per day. The average pressure of the water in the system is 80 psi.
Duties of the Water Department
Repairs broken water mains and meters. Repairs to taps, valves, fire and service lines are the responsibility of the property owner.
Reads water meters for billing
Keeps the pipes and fire hydrants in good condition for a continuous flow of fresh water