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Water line improvements ensure reliable services for future growth, existing customers

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Lee's Summit Water Utilities is making improvements to the water distribution system to meet the projected demands of future growth and to increase the level of service for the existing customers located in the southeast portion of the Utility's service area. The City's contractor, Miles Excavating, will break ground this week on a water line improvement project that will upgrade water lines along U.S. 50 Highway from Blackwell Road to Harris Road.

Community Sewer Line Rehabilitation

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Lee’s Summit Water Utilities is repairing sewer mains throughout the City before they fail. The repair is being completed using a process called Cured-In-Place-Pipe (CIPP), a process used to repair about 50 percent of all water pipes in the United States and also used extensively to repair sanitary sewer and storm water pipes. Lee’s Summit has used this process for several years to rehabilitate more than 30 miles of sewer lines throughout the City to...

Water safety is our first priority

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Our first priority at Lee’s Summit Water Utilities is the safety of customers who drink and use the water we provide.  With recent media reports drawing attention to lead in drinking water, we want to take a moment to provide some information regarding the quality of Lee’s Summit water.