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Code Red: Automated Notification System

Code Red: Automated Notification System

Des Moines Water Works uses CodeRED for emergency communications to the public. The alerts are geographically targeted and can include emergencies like water outages, boil water orders, and important public health notifications. Make sure we have your current phone number(s) on file to receive these notifications.

Winterize Your Home

Winterize Your Home

Helpful tips for winterizing around your home.

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 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 2013.

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.