Good news! Boca Raton's Utility Services Department has noted in its 2017 Annual Water Quality Report that the City's drinking water meets and exceeds all federal and state requirements. This report contains important information about the source and quality of Boca Raton’s drinking water.
In accordance with Federal and State requirements, the Utility Services Department routinely monitors the City's drinking water for contaminants and unless otherwise indicated in the report, the information in this report is based on the monitoring period of January 1, 2017 to December 31, 2017. The report contains a table listing substances detected in the drinking water along with the maximum contaminant level (MCL) or the highest level allowed by regulation, the ideal goals for public health, the amount detected, the usual sources of such contamination for each of the substances along with footnotes explaining their findings and a key to units of measurement. The MCLs are set at a very stringent level by the EPA.
With water playing an integral part in our everyday lives, the City of Boca Raton Utility Services Department continues to remain in the forefront of new and emerging water treatment technology as well as alternative water supply technologies in support of water conservation.
For more information on the Utility Services Department or to view the full report, please visit the City's website.