Our Mission

The mission of the Sangamon Valley Public Water District is to protect the public health and environment, to provide quality water services in a reliable, affordable and customer-oriented fashion, and to maintain a vision for future growth and needs of our customers.

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Conservation Tips

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Hardness Notice

September 17, 2020

On Tuesday, September 22nd we will be replacing a Multiport Valve in our Softening System at the Water Treatment Plant. During this time, residents can expect to experience very hard water. We ask for your patience while we repair this part of our softening system to better soften the water for you.

 

Because of this issue, you could experience the following side effects:

  • Mineral Buildup around water fixtures
  • Soap scum on bathtub, curtains, or doors
  • Dry itchy skin
  • Dull scratchy clothing
  • Spots on dishes, flatware, and glasses

 

Please understand that this issue is temporarily and we anticipate to return to normal softening levels in about 1 week. We greatly apologize for any...

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Be prepared.

Be prepared.

September 01, 2020

September has arrived, and autumn is well on its way.

As the summer heat begins to fade, and the first hints of red and gold begin to appear, it’s a great time to relax and enjoy the mild weather. Next Monday, September 7, is Labor Day/ Labour Day, a day which honors the achievements of our workforce —a "yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our countr[ies].” Department of Labor.  
So, take a break, rest from your labor, and enjoy the respite. 

Then, after your rest, take advantage of this time to plan ahead. September is considered “National Preparedness Month” in the US: a month to get ready, to get prepared for harsher weather and conditions that will be coming, and a time to prepare for any emergencies that might arise.
So, use this September to make sure that you —and your home— are ready.

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