At Dripping Springs WSC, we are committed to providing safe, high quality water services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.
Current Watering Schedule
STAGE 2 Restrictions are in effect
For a copy of the Schedule please follow the link below
Programming your Irrigation controller
You can save thousands of gallons of water on your landscape by making a few simple changes to your irrigation controller. Once plants and grass have been established timing can be changed to conserve water and avoid drowing those plants. For more tips and and instructions on how to reporgram your irrigation controller please follow the link below.
Timing is Everything
July 01, 2016
Last month, we began our investigation of Clean Water, particularly the history of water treatment. We learned that, as a direct result of water treatment, “By the beginning of World War II, typhoid, cholera, and dysentery were, for all practical purposes, nonexistent in the United States and the rest of the developed world.” It’s not therefore surprising that the CDC calls the last century of water chlorination and treatment “one of the Ten Greatest Public Health Achievements of the 20th Century.”
As the incredible results of water treatment became more apparent, the U.S. Public Health Service set standards for water purity, standards that have been revised over the years, as new contaminants have been identified. Modern water systems carefully monitor water throughout the treatment process for traces of chemical pollutants and microbes; they have sophisticated computerized devices capable of detecting contaminants in the parts per trillion.
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