How has COVID-19 affected water quality in Redmond?
  • Redmond’s drinking water remains safe and protected against contaminants, including COVID-19.
  • The City considers drinking water service and quality monitoring essential functions that will continue to be fully operational.
  • The COVID-19 virus has not been detected in drinking water. The City of Redmond’s drinking water is chlorinated which is proven effective at removing/inactivating viruses.
  • The City continues to monitor drinking water infrastructure for security and maintaining water disinfection standards.
  • The water distribution system is visited daily to make sure everything is operating normally.

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1. What is COVID-19?
2. How does COVID-19 spread?
3. How severe is COVID-19?
4. What are the symptoms?
5. When do I seek medical evaluation and advice?
6. How can I avoid contracting and spreading COVID-19?
7. How is COVID-19 treated?
8. Should I wear a face mask in public?
9. What is the difference between an outbreak, an epidemic and a pandemic?
10. Where can I find additional COVID-19 resources?
11. How has COVID-19 affected water quality in Redmond?
12. Is the permitting team working while City Hall is closed?
13. Is the City currently performing inspections?