Public Utilities

Salt Lake City Department of Public Utilities is committed to serving our customers and protecting our environment by delivering high-quality drinking water, managing flood control and storm water, collecting and treating wastewater to standards that exceed EPA regulations, and maintaining and enhancing public street lighting. We actively protect our source waters and promote its efficient use. Established in 1876, the Utility is the oldest retail water provider in the West. 
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"Serving our Community; Protecting our Environment"

Current Events and Press Releases


Project Updates

Our Mission, Values
and Jeff Niermeyer, DirectorPrinciples
As director, I am proud of the job that our employees do each and every day to fulfill our mission and serve our community.  Jeff Niermeyer, Director

Water Shortage Contingency Plan

Application for Urban Vegetable Garden Adjustment Program

Press Release on New Water/Sewer Lateral Warranty Program

For Information regarding the new Street Lighting Program
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2014 Public Utilities Annual Report

2015 Drinking Water Consumer Confidence Report

City Council Information


Monthly Article

Terminal Reservoir Replacement Project
















Current Projects

Water Reclamation Influent Screenings Building Project

Orange Street Phase 3

Logan Avenue - 1000-1100 East

Enchanted Hills

Belmont Avenue

Red Butte Culvert At Sunnyside

Westpointe Lift Station Upgrade

Capitol Hills Pump Station & Water Pipeline Project - October 2014 - May 2015

Red Butte Culvert at 1300 East

Riparian Corridor Study