There are currently no water outages
Main Breaks: 515.283.8772 Water Outages: 515.283.8700
- Dec 05, 2014 PUBLIC NOTICE: Important Information about your Drinking Water
- Dec 05, 2014 PUBLIC NOTICE: Important Information about your Drinking Water (Runnells and Southeast Polk, south of I-80)
- Dec 04, 2014 High Nitrate Levels in Des Moines and Raccoon Rivers Force Des Moines Water Works to Start the Nitrate Removal Facility
- Nov 17, 2014 Notice of Application for National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit
Water Works Parks
Des Moines Water Works maintains Water Works Park and Maffitt Reservoir Park. Water Works Park is approximately 1,500 acres of land near downtown Des Moines and is one of the largest urban parks. Maffitt Reservoir includes 1,300 acres of land, including wooded areas and a 200 acre lake popular for fishing.
Careers at DMWW
Every employee at DMWW contributes to the quality of life for Des Moines metro citizens.
Learn about DMWW's voluntary program to assist low-income households in Des Moines.
DSMH20 - DMWW Blog
For the latest in water quality, customer service and park news, visit DMWW’s blog.