As a municipal water supplier, the City of Bellingham complies with state water use efficiency requirements that ensure safe, reliable drinking water supplies far into the future. In 2008 the City set goals and measures to direct water conservation efforts through 2014.
The City is developing and implementing the following nine measures in order to achieve its comprehensive water conservation goals.
Education and outreach
Indoor water conservation
Outdoor water conservation
The complete 2008 Water Use Efficiency Program (PDF) contains more detailed information about City water consumption and data efforts.
The City’s Water Use Efficiency Annual Report includes information about water production, water loss and progress made toward achieving water saving goals for the year.
City Council adopted Legacies and Strategic Commitments (PDF) promotes water conservation.
Please contact the Operations Division of the Public Works Department if you would like more information about Water Conservation.