Charlotte Water Water System

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PWS Service Information
PWS ID: NC0160010
Type: Community water system
EPA Region: 04
Primary Source: Surface water
Population Served: 954,644
Contact Information
SASSER, GABE
SASSER, GABE
5200 BROOKSHIRE BLVD
CHARLOTTE, NC 28216
gsasser@charlottenc.gov

This public water system services 1 municipality in 1 county.

Summary Results


A summary view of tests in which a water contaminant found to exceed the Maximum Contaminant Level (MCL) set by the EPA.

We couldn't find any records of contaminants exceeding the regulated limits in your water.

Other Water Contaminants Tested


The following contaminants were tested and found to be within national EPA guidelines.

We couldn't find any records of contaminants in your water.

Lead and Copper Data


Lead and copper are recorded separately from other contaminants because of the Lead and Copper Rule. As with all other results, these are the findings at the water supply level. Lead and copper can be — and often are — deposited in drinking water in between the water facility and your tap.

Sample ID Contaminant Sampling Start Date Sampling End Date Result
NC47472 lead 2017-01-01 2019-12-31 0mg/L
NC40659 lead 2014-01-01 2016-12-31 0mg/L
NC34717 lead 2011-01-01 2013-12-31 0.006mg/L
NC16926 lead 2008-01-01 2010-12-31 0mg/L

Violations


Known violations of the Safe Drinking Water Act as recorded by the EPA.

Compliance Dates Rule Violation Type Contaminant Name Status
2014-12-01 - 2015-02-28 Stage 2 Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproducts Rule Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5) Returned to Compliance
2014-12-01 - 2015-02-28 Stage 2 Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproducts Rule Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) TTHM Returned to Compliance
2005-06-01 - 2005-06-30 Total Coliform Rule Maximum Contaminant Level Violation, Monthly (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Returned to Compliance
2004-10-01 - 2004-12-31 Synthetic Organic Chemicals Monitoring, Regular Dalapon Returned to Compliance
- N/A Surface Water Treatment Rule Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) Surface Water Treatment Rule Returned to Compliance
2001-07-01 - N/A Consumer Confidence Rule Consumer Confidence Report Complete Failure to Report Consumer Confidence Rule Returned to Compliance
- N/A Surface Water Treatment Rule Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) Surface Water Treatment Rule Returned to Compliance

Local Water Testing


Find a lab in your area so you can get your tap or well water tested. This list contains both governmental and private labs, all of which are EPA-certified for drinking water testing.

Lab Location Zip Code
CHARLOTTE WATER CHARLOTTE, NC 28217

Water Service Information


Convenient information about your water service.

Pay Your Water Bill

If you have an active account with Charlotte Water you can login and pay your bill on their website by clicking here. You can then pay your bill using a credit card, debit card, or direct deposit via your bank account. If you are paying for the first time you will need to use this link to create your online account.

Pay Without An Account

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Starting And Ending Service

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Consumer Confidence Report

Your water supply has a Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) availabe. This is an in-depth water quality dataset that all large water utilities have to provide to their customers. You can find it by clicking here.

What My Water Data Means


Water data isn't always easy to interpret, but by following the links on this page you should be able to have most of your questions answered. By clicking the name of a water contaminant or secondary substance you can learn about that specific substance. Ultimately this page should give you some insight towards learning if your water is safe, what water filter you should buy (if any), and how well your local water compares against other sources.

Sources


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Why Is My Water Data Not More Recent?


The recency of the data for your ZIP code depends on the last your water source was tested, by a federal, state, or local agency. More information about the timing can be determined by learning about the dataset in question and seeing how often the EPA (other another governing body) mandated testing.