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Citizen Water Academy

Citizen Water Academy

The Citizen Water Academy is a free, four-session crash course about the history, use and management of water in the Central Iowa region. The mission of the Academy is to create a network of emerging leaders who are knowledgeable and engaged in water issues.

Iowa’s ‘Move Over’ Law Now Includes Utility Vehicles

Iowa’s ‘Move Over’ Law Now Includes Utility Vehicles

Move over and slow down. Iowa’s longstanding safety slogan and official law since 2002, now includes other public agencies working within the right of way.

Water Quality Report

Water Quality Report

The Consumer Confidence Report summarizes the results of our water monitoring program as required by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) during 2016.

Water Service Line Protection

Water Service Line Protection

The entire exterior water service line that connects your home with Des Moines Water Works' main is your responsibility as a homeowner. Sign up for optional Water Service Line Coverage through HomeServe for protection from costly repairs.

Water Works Parks

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

Careers at DMWW

Every employee at DMWW contributes to the quality of life for Des Moines metro citizens.

Project H20

Project H20

Learn about DMWW's voluntary program to assist low-income households in Des Moines.

DSMH20 - DMWW Blog

DSMH20 - DMWW Blog

For the latest  in water quality, customer service and park news, visit DMWW’s blog.