Do you know where your water comes from?
The majority of water in this area comes from groundwater stored in aquifers, surface water from Lake Houston, or the Trinity River. The North Fort Bend Water Authority manages the infrastructure needed to convey surface water from two of the City of Houston’s water purification plants. Many districts in the Authority receive surface water to comply with the groundwater reduction mandate. The map below shows where our surface water comes from, and how far it travels before reaching your house. Read more to find ways you can save water and help reduce costs for you and your neighbors