A notification of higher than acceptable nitrate levels was released on June 16, 2022. After following strict State protocols and testing, the City of Gilroy water supply is within all State standards for safe consumption. Please follow the below link to the notification.
The Water Section personnel are responsible for planning and maintaining city wells, booster pumps and reservoirs, and the distribution system that provides safe drinking water to the city. The water section is also responsible for meeting California State requirements for a Backflow Program within the City of Gilroy.
Importance of Water Conservation, Especially During the Drought
California and other parts of the western United States are in a severe drought. Please help conserve the precious resource! Read more about the importance of water conservation on our Water Conservation page.