Water Blog

  • Toilet Paper and Wastewater System

    COVID-19 has resulted in a shortage of toilet paper and other paper products. In response, many have identified and plan to use replacement products such as facial tissues, wipes, paper towels, napkins, cloth, newspaper, and woven towels. If you have to use one of these alternatives to toilet paper, please don’t flush it down the toilet.
  • Don’t Flush It!

    With reports of increased sewer system blockages across the country, Greeley officials want to remind residents to be careful about what they flush.
  • Greeley's Drinking Water is Safe from COVID-19

    The question on some people's minds might be whether the COVID-19 virus spreads through drinking water. Greeley's drinking water is safe; continue to use and drink water from the tap as usual.
  • Garden In A Box: Beautiful Landscapes Made Easy

    Tackle that problem area in your yard once and for all by planting a beautiful, water-wise Garden In A Box this spring.
  • Why Worry About Mercury?

    When liquid mercury is spilled, it can emit very toxic vapors. When mercury enters waterways, it can contaminate fish tissue and other animals, relying on those fish for survival. 
  • Spring Showerhead Exchanges

    Greeley’s Water Conservation Program will hold  showerhead exchanges this spring to help Greeley Water customers conserve water. In exchange for a new model, customers must bring old showerheads as well as their City of Greeley Water & Sewer Department bill. 
  • Don't Flush Your Drugs

    You just cleaned up your medicine cabinet, and now you're left with a new problem. What to do with the unused or expired medication?  
  • The 2020 Garden In A Box Program is Coming Soon

    Garden In A Box offers a simple approach to learn about and plant a water-wise garden. Be the first to know about the 2020 garden choices by signing up on the pre-sale list. Gardens will go on sale on March 2.

  • 9 Benefits of Healthy Trees

    We are a community that loves are trees, but we often don't think about the benefits that trees bring to our families, community and environment. 
  • Life After Lawn: Bluegrass Replacement Program

    Participate in the Life After Lawn program and City will pay eligible water customers to replace their thirsty bluegrass turf with a more sustainable Colorado Xeriscape landscape. Your first step is attending an informational class on February 19. 
  • 2020 Landscape Lecture Series

    Do you want to create more livable space in your yard, educate yourself how to start a hands on, back to nature approach to sustainable living, or explore ideas for landscape design? Join us as local experts teach us about sustainable landscape design, sustainable gardening tips and  give ideas for recycling materials in the garden, saving water, and much more.
  • Let's Get Ready for Water Budget Changes

    Before the new budgets begin in January, learn how it’s calculated, how it works, and how to be prepared for the changes.
  • Water Budgets Are Changing

    Since 2017, water budgets have helped Greeley residents save millions of gallons of water. Now, we’re making a few small changes to the water budgets to make them even more precise. 
  • Watch Your Water

    WaterSmart is a free online customized portal offered by the City of Greeley that allows you to answer questions about your household water use.   
  • Put Down Your Rakes and Leave Your Leaves

    Fall is here. Leaves are changing and beginning to fall. Did you know that leaves are not trash?  Fallen leaves benefit wildlife and your landscape.  It also saves you time and energy. 
  • Save Hot Water During Energy Action Month

    October is Energy Action Month and the perfect time to save energy, water, and money. Did you know that conserving water can reduce energy costs?

  • 10 Fall Landscaping Tips

    Here are 10 helpful landscaping tips for fall in Colorado. 
  • Turn It Down in September

    People are good at ramping up their lawn watering, but forget to turn it down once temperatures start to decrease. Although temperatures might stay high in September, it's hotter for a shorter time and less water is needed.
  • Shower Better

    The shower is a place where we can wake up, wind down, or clean up after a long day. But did you know it’s also a place where people are wasting water, energy, and money?
  • Purchase a Garden In A Box this Fall

    Garden In A Box kits are on sale in  July. Learn more about the gardens and purchase one or more for your yard. 

Contact Us

Greeley Water and Sewer

1001 11th Ave, 2nd Floor
Greeley, CO 80631

Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm

970-350-9811 tel
970-350-9805 fax
water@greeleygov.com

Water Conservation

970-336-4134
970-336-4168 for Water Budget
conserve@greeleygov.com

Emergencies

Water 8am-5pm 970-350-9320
Sewer 7am-3pm 970-350-9322
after hours970-616-6260

Other Numbers

billing970-350-9811 (dial 2 for billing clerk)
start or stop service970-350-9811 (dial 2 for billing clerk)
water taste or odor970-350-9324
water pressure970-350-9320
water restrictions & violations970-336-4134
utility line locates811

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