224 N Lee Avenue
Hereford, Texas 79045
(806) 363-7100
City of Hereford
Beef Capital of the World

Water Production

The City of Hereford has 7 ground storage tanks equaling 6.15 million gallons. Also, three elevated storage tanks totaling an additional 1.0 million gallons. Our drinking water meets or exceeds all Federal (E.P.A.) drinking water requirements.

The responsibilities of the Water Production Department include:
  • Supplying a safe potable water supply to 5,600 metered customers
  • Maintaining adequate chlorine residual and constant water pressure
  • Checking and maintaining 4 Water Plants, 60 well sites, 3 water tower sites, 13 booster pumps, and flow meters.
  • Taking bi-monthly bacteria samples by state certified lab
  • Tracking water consumption by monthly reports
  • Keeping daily pumping totals
  • Well surveys of Ogallala & Santa Rosa static water levels, pumping levels, drawdowns & G.P.M. and well survey reports
  • Maintenance of all equipment

Basically, if you turn on the faucet and good, clear, cold, water comes out - we are doing our job!!

Located at 999 S. McKinley
Telephone:  (806) 363-7133

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