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News Releases

News releases issued by Des Moines Water Works. For more information, please contact DMWW’s communications specialist at 515.283.8706.

Article Post Date
Des Moines Water Works Lifts Water Restrictions; Microcystin Potential Continues Need for Wise Water Use Practices 7/15/2021
Des Moines Water Works Implements Water Shortage Plan 6/14/2021
Des Moines Water Works to Close General Office Building to Walk-in Customer Service 11/17/2020
Des Moines Water Works’ CEO and General Manager Ted Corrigan Awarded American Water Works Association George Warren Fuller Award 9/23/2020
Board of Water Works Trustees Select Ted Corrigan as CEO and General Manager of Des Moines Water Works 6/22/2020
Board of Water Works Trustees Announces Finalists for CEO and General Manager of Des Moines Water Works 5/26/2020
Des Moines Water Works Response to COVID-19 3/16/2020
Centennial Certificate Presentation to Board of Water Works Trustees 11/7/2019
Des Moines Water Works: Celebrating 100 Years and Planning for the Next 100 Years with Public Open House and Treatment Plant Tour 10/25/2019
Des Moines Water Works Offers Framework for Regional Governance of Central Iowa Drinking Water Production 9/26/2019
Des Moines Water Works Recognized by the U.S. Department of Energy with 2019 Better Practice Award; Awarded Energize Des Moines’ 2018 Energy and Water Efficiency Challenge Award 7/11/2019
For Earth Day, Des Moines Water Works Encourages All Iowans to Think Downstream 4/18/2019
Des Moines Water Works CEO and General Manager Bill Stowe Makes Personal Announcement 3/14/2019
Update on 4th Street and Court Avenue Main Break 8/6/2018
Des Moines Water Works Addresses Irresponsible Water Quality Legislation 1/23/2018
Des Moines Water Works Becomes First U.S. Water Treatment Facility Certified for ISO 50001 and Superior Energy Performance Program 1/16/2018
Des Moines Water Works Addresses 2018 Legislative Water Quality Approach 1/10/2018
Central Iowa Water Production Regionalization Gains Momentum as Formal Process Begins 9/11/2017
Purple Martin Lake Water Resource Area opens for public use 8/24/2017
Board of Water Works Trustees Receive and File $178 Million Five Year Capital Improvement Plan 6/29/2017

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