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The City of Portland, Oregon

Portland Water Bureau

From forest to faucet, we deliver the best drinking water in the world.

Customer Service: 503-823-7770


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  • COVID-19 Updates from the Portland Water Bureau Portland Water Bureau's response to COVID-19

  • Learn more about Cryptosporidium and Portland's drinking water.

  • Get week-by-week watering information for your ZIP code

  • Having a hard time paying your sewer, stormwater, and water bill? The City of Portland offers financial assistance to qualifying customers.

  • New Online Services: Set Up Payment Arrangements and More

  • Bull Run Treatment Project Updates Learn about upcoming changes to Bull Run water treatment.

  • Portland Water Bureau Crews Respond to Water Emergencies 24/7 We are dedicated to providing Portland with a safe and reliable water supply. Maintenance & Construction crews are on standby, ready to respond 24-hours a day, seven days a week to repair broken water mains and address water emergencies.

  • Easy Steps to Reduce Lead in Drinking Water & Household Plumbing Lead is rarely found in Portland’s source waters, and there are no known lead service lines in the distribution system. For information on reducing lead exposure how to request a FREE lead-in-water test kit, visit

  • Water Quality is One of Our Highest Priorities Portland's water quality is tested continually and meets or exceeds all federal standards.

Our Mission Statement

We serve excellent water every minute of every day.


  • Please note that system maintenance is scheduled on the morning of Sunday August 16th, between 2:00 a.m. & 5:00 a.m… 16 hours ago
  • Let’s use our water for hydrating & keeping plants green, not to put out preventable brush fires. 20 hours ago
  • Today we're featuring Environmental Technician Sarah Mattecheck for our "Women in Water" series. "It’s about work… 1 day ago
  • RT @multco: Another hot weekend headed our way. Take care of yourself and your family: 💧Stay hydrated: drink lots of water & don’t wait un… 1 day ago
  • RT @PDXFire: We'd like to remind you that a burn ban is still in effect for Multnomah County. There is currently a wildfire burning in the… 1 day ago
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