Riverside Water Treatment Open House Friday

The Gainesville Public Utilities Department will host an Open House

Friday, May 9 from Noon-4pm at Riverside Water Treatment Plant in

celebration of National Drinking Water Week. Guests will be treated

to tours and information on the amount of water that runs through

the plant and how it’s treated.


The American Water Works Association has been celebrating

Water Week for 36 years, calling attention to the vital role

water plays in our everyday lives.


The Riverside Water Treatment plant treats an average of 12 million

gallons of water per day. The City of Gainesville serves more than

50,000 water accounts in Gainesville and Hall County.