Public Water System: Springfield Utility Board's tap water quality report is the compilation of data collected from federal, state, and local government agencies, most prominently the EPA. We strive to populate the report with the latest data concerning water contaminants, lead and copper levels, and water quality violations. We only collect drinking water data from public water systems.

PWS Service Information
PWS ID: OR4100837
Type: Community water system
EPA Region: 10
Primary Service Area: Municipality
Primary Source: Surface water
Population Served: 59,500
Contact Information
202 S. 18TH ST

This public water system services 1 municipality in 1 county.

Summary Results

A summary view of the the times a water contaminant was tested and found to exceed the level set by the EPA (the MCL).

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 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. Lead and copper can be — and often are — added to drinking water in between the water facility and a tap.

Sample ID Contaminant Sampling Start Date Sampling End Date Result
OR29834 lead 2018-01-01 2018-12-31 0.00489mg/L
OR28665 lead 2017-01-01 2017-12-31 0.00276mg/L
OR28046 lead 2016-07-01 2016-12-31 0.00399mg/L
OR25906 lead 2014-01-01 2016-12-31 0.0023mg/L
OR27559 lead 2016-01-01 2016-06-30 0.0019mg/L
OR26728 lead 2015-07-01 2015-12-31 0.00273mg/L
OR25942 lead 2015-01-01 2015-06-30 0.00204mg/L
OR25805 lead 2012-01-01 2014-12-31 0.0023mg/L
OR21975 lead 2009-01-01 2011-12-31 0.0081mg/L
OR18860 lead 2008-01-01 2010-12-31 0.0067mg/L


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

Compliance Dates Rule Violation Type Contaminant Name Status
2012-12-01 - 2012-12-31 Total Coliform Rule Monitoring, Routine Minor (TCR) Coliform (TCR) Returned to Compliance
2012-01-01 - 2012-01-31 Ground Water Rule Failure to Conduct Assessment Monitoring COLIPHAGE Returned to Compliance
2001-05-01 - 2001-05-31 Surface Water Treatment Rule Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) Surface Water Treatment Rule Returned to Compliance
- N/A Radionuclides Monitoring, Regular Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U Known
- N/A Radionuclides Monitoring, Regular Combined Radium (-226 and -228) Known
2001-04-01 - N/A Surface Water Treatment Rule Failure to Filter (SWTR) Surface Water Treatment Rule Returned to Compliance

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.


The origin of's water data is explained on our Data Sources page.

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.