Category Archives: Customer Information

How to Check for Leaks

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA),  an estimated 10 percent of all homes have leaks that waste 90 gallons or more per day. Capital Region Water offers the following tips from the EPA to help you identify and fix leaks around your home: Review your water usage during a colder month, such as… Read More »

Revised Drinking Water Rules and Regulations

We want to hear from you. Capital Region Water will accept public comments on its revised Drinking Water Rules and Regulations between March 28 and May 3. Capital Region Water’s Board of Directors will take public comments into account before it votes on the Regulations at their May 22 meeting. Changes include updates for clarity and… Read More »

Water and Sewer Applications

Drinking Water Applications Water Service Application Include a check payable to “Capital Region Water” for the $100.00. Fire Service Application Include a check payable to “Capital Region Water” for the $100.00. Flow Test Application Request for Service Termination Air Conditioning / Refrigeration Application Backflow Prevention and Cross Connection Control Application Customer Request for Water Meter… Read More »

Water Quality Reports

We at Capital Region Water are proud to share your annual Drinking Water Quality Reports summarizing water quality tests. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires all water utilities to produce and distribute water quality reports on an annual basis to help you understand what’s in your water.

Sewage Happens

The Problem: Blockages in the sewer system can lead to costly sewage backups in your home. How costly? The average cost for a sewage backup cleanup is $2,885. Prevent sewer backups for yourself and your neighbors: Can your grease. Liquid cooking grease, oils, and fats harden when poured into a sink drain. As they harden they… Read More »

Lead Prevention and Monitoring Program

As a drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater service provider, Capital Region Water’s core purpose is to protect public health. In light of the current crisis facing families in Flint, Michigan, Capital Region Water wants you, our customers, to know about our lead prevention and monitoring program. What were the most recent lead testing results? Following its… Read More »

City Beautiful H2O

Capital Region Water’s City Beautiful H2O is a community based campaign to improve the health of our local waterways and green the City of Harrisburg. What water issues are we facing? Harrisburg is served by a combined sewer system. During dry weather and moderate rain events these combined systems carry all of our wastewater and stormwater… Read More »