Water Department

Water Tower

The City of Idaho Falls Water Department is responsible for supplying potable water to residential and commercial properties throughout the City. Fifteen employees currently maintain and operate the system supplying the City’s residents with the best water available. The Department maintains 19 wells, over 300 miles of water main, over 1,800 fire hydrants, and services to nearly 24,000 accounts. The delivered tap water helps provide public health protection, fire protection, support for the economy, and the overall quality of life we enjoy.

For information on what tap water provides, select the Tap Water Delivers page.

For tips on winterizing your home or building, select the Winterization page.

For information on conservation, select the Water Conservation page.

If you would like to learn more about conservation, visit the following links:

www.awwa.org/waterwiser

www.h2ouse.org

www.epa.gov/watersense

 

Information regarding the City’s water quality can be found in the latest edition of the Water Quality Report page and additional quality information can be obtained by calling (208) 612-8471.

For additional information regarding connection fees, billing rates, and other city codes for the Water Department, visit City Code for the Water Department.

For questions regarding your water bill, contact the City’s Utility Billing Department by calling (208) 612-8280.
To report possible leaks, damage to the City’s water infrastructure, or drinking water-related emergencies, call (208) 612-8471 (Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) or after hours call (208) 612-8439.

Water Tap

How Water Works

An interactive guide

to a city water system

Water Cycle

The Story of Water

564 Hemmert Ave.

PO Box 50220

Idaho Falls, Idaho 83405-0220

Phone: (208) 612-8471

Fax: (208) 612-8385

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City Code for the

Water Department