Water

** Water Main Flushing Program Begins April 9th**

The Village of Scarsdale Water Department will be conducting its annual water main flushing maintenance program April 9th through approximately April 29th. For more details, please read the full press release.

As of 4/20/18 4:00 PM - The Village has completed those homes listed under week two and will begin flushing mains in the remaining portions of West Quaker Ridge; Scarsdale Meadows; Quaker Ridge and Colonial Acres on 4/23/18

**Important Water Rate Change Announcement**

On February 27, 2018, the Scarsdale Village Board of Trustees Approved an increase to the entitlement water rate and a decrease to the excess water rate.These rates take effect beginning with water used in March 2018.

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The Village of Scarsdale receives all of its water from the New York City Water Supply System. The Village has a direct connection to New York City's Catskill Aqueduct and a connection, with others, to the Kensico Reservoir and Delaware Aqueduct. The Village owns and services 100 miles of water mains and services approximately 5,600 accounts.

All of the water delivered is chlorinated to assure that the water remains bacteria free. Fluoride is also added for public health measures. In addition, pH is adjusted and orthophosphate is added for corrosion control treatment.

The Water Department's three divisions are Administration, Pumping and Distribution.

Administration
consists of all functions relating to business management, including capital project planning and implementation, billing/collection and customer services, as well as repairing, installing and servicing water meters. 

Pumping consists of all functions relating to pumping station operations, along with the purchase oand purification of water. 

Distribution consists of all functions an infrastructure relating to the transmission of water and the reading of water meters.

Daily Tests


Monitoring of the water quality is conducted every day. Daily tests are conducted by water department personnel. Other required monitoring tests are conducted by New York State Certified Laboratories.

Water Service Line Insurance Mailing


It has come to our attention that a mailing was sent to Scarsdale Residents regarding insurance for household water service lines. This company has no relationship with the Village and the Village is not involved in any manner with this solicitation. Also please note that the Village is responsible for repair of the service line from the street (water main) connection to the curb stop (shut off valve) near the curb, the homeowner is only responsible for a leak between the curb stop and the house.