Water Blog

  • June 14, 2021 -- Greeley's free irrigation audits help your lawn save you money

    The City of Greeley is just as invested in conserving water as you are for saving money on your summer watering bill.That's why the city offers free irrigation audits to residents, which have been shown to help residential customers become 13 percent more efficient in their water usage.
  • June 7, 2021 - Saving water with digital technology

    As with practically everything else in the modern world, digital technology is transforming our daily lives. Watches monitor our health; phones recognize our voices; our cars practically drive for us. Soon, the city of Greeley will embark on an important project to start saving water with digital technology.

  • May 17, 2021 - Last summer's fires still echo in Greeley's high mountain reservoirs

    Greeley’s drinking water comes from mountain snowmelt into six high mountain reservoirs. But when summer forest fires damage our watersheds, it can create a big problem.
  • Water Wisely Tips

    Today’s irrigation systems include sophisticated controllers that allow you to easily adjust watering schedules to fit different needs.  Here are some tips. 
  • 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.
  • 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. 
  • How to Find and Fix Water Leaks in a Sprinkler System

    A sudden spike in your water bill is a classic sign of water leaks in or around your home. If you haven’t been using more water than usual lately, your first critical step is to locate the source of the leak.
  • New Opportunities for Greeley’s Water Efficiency Efforts

    In 2020, the City of Greeley was chosen for two opportunities that will strengthen and enhance water efficiency efforts. 
  • Drive-Thru Utility Billing

    A drive-thru payment option is now available at City Hall. The service is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at the south side of City Hall.  
  • 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.
  • The 1889 Greeley Waterworks

    Learn the history of Greeley's 1889 Waterworks. 
  • Thirst For Appreciation

    One of our plant operators, Cayetano Perez, shared the following poem his wife, Gina, wrote that celebrates the hard work Greeley’s dedicated and certified professionals work to treat and deliver safe and sustainable drinking water.
  • Garden In A Box: Beautiful Landscapes Made Easy

    The Spring Garden In a Box Sale is sold out. Check back in July for new gardens to plant in the fall.
  • 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. 
  • 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?  
  • 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. 
  • 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.
  • 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.   
  • 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?

  • 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?

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 7am-3pm 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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