Water

Northland Connection has information for the City of Duluth. For the rest of the area, which includes more than 70 communities, we can provide data on demand. Feel free to give us a call.

 
  Water Treatment

 

Name of Provider

Duluth Public Works and Utilities

 Major Water Source

Surface Water

 Rated Capacity (mgd)

40

 Average Daily Demand (mgd)

18.5

 Peak Demand (mgd)

33.5

 Cost per 1000 Gallons

$2.43

 Water Connection Fee

N/A

 Treatment Plant

Yes

 Chemical Breakdown of Water

Fluoridated and Chlorinated

 Booster Pump Required

Yes

 Elevated Storage Capacity (gallons)

1 million

 Total Storage Capacity (gallons)

68 million

 Communities Served

Duluth (WLSSD Duluth, Proctor, Hermantown, Rice Lake Township)

 

Source:  Eric Shaffer, chief engineer, 218.730.5072, eshaffer@duluthmn.gov