Drinking Water Compliance Rate (% Days)

Desired Result:  Above Target

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Analysis of Performance

This is a measure of the Water Treatment facility's compliance with all State and Federal drinking water regulations. Despite the annual Spring Runoff and the effects of the Cameron Peak Fire, the facility has met and exceeded all regulations. In fact, the water won 2nd place in the AWWA's water taste test for North America.

Metric Definition
Fort Collins Utilities compliance with the drinking water quality standards in effect for the Water Treatment Facility. The indicator is expressed as the percent of time each year that an individual water treatment facility is in full compliance with applicable drinking water quality requirements.
Why Is This Important?
Regulatory compliance is important to protect the public and environmental health of Fort Collins.
City Organization Impact on Performance

High – The City has direct operational control of the drinking water treatment facility, however the quality of the source water impacts the City's ability to meet regulatory requirements.

Benchmark Information
Benchmarking in process