Bethpage Water District Blog

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Why are there different colored paint marks in the street?

All contractors who work and dig on private or public property need to have site utilities marked out. They are marked out with specific colors but what do they mean?

Monday, April 8, 2019

How often is the water bill mailed?

Each water district has a different billing structure and timetable.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

Who is the Superintendent of the Bethpage Water District?

The District has had a few different people at the helm. Meet the person who is in control of the present and future of the drinking supply.

Thursday, April 4, 2019



Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Bethpage Water District Announces Poster Contest Winners

Nine Bethpage Fourth Graders Honored for Mindful Interpretations of Water Conservation

Monday, April 1, 2019

Every town has fire hydrants. Which type is near YOUR home?

Hydrants are an integral part of every water system. Their primary function is for fire fighting and emergency services but they are also very helpful tools in the operation and maintenance of a distribution system.

Thursday, March 28, 2019

What is the hydrologic cycle?

If you have ever wondered how water is replenished on Earth, here is a good explanation for it.

Monday, March 25, 2019

If my bill is high in this quarter or I think I may have a leak, what should I look for?

If you receive a higher than normal bill, check some of the items around your home before the bills continue to escalate.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Are there any emergency sources of water for a water district?

Bethpage Water District supplies the 33,000 residents with water but in extreme emergencies, neighboring districts can be supplied or be the supplier if the need arises.

Monday, March 18, 2019

What causes a well to turn on or off?

The operations of well pumps cycling on and off can be varied and is based on one of natures most basic principles: GRAVITY & PRESSURE