COVID-19 Information

Our water is safe to drink. COVID-19 is not transmitted via public drinking water.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) provide helpful resources about COVID-19 and the safety of drinking water. Access the links below for more detailed information:

According to the CDC and the EPA:“The COVID-19 virus has not been detected in drinking water.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the District’s Operator, Municipal Operations & Consulting, Inc., at (281) 367-5511.

Regional Water Authority Surcharges Increase in April

While Harris County Municipal Utility District 26 (HCMUD 26) continues to keep monthly water rates as low as possible, residents of the district will see an increase in their water bill totals after April 1, 2019. The district is subject to groundwater surcharges imposed by the North Harris County Regional Water Authority (NHCRWA).

Those NHCRWA surcharges will increase from $3.40 per thousand gallons of groundwater pumped from HCMUD 26’s wells to $3.85 per thousand gallons of groundwater beginning in April.

HCMUD 26 residents are encouraged to conserve water and visit the links below for information that will help them control their water usage and reduce their overall bills.