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Safe Water

Safe Water
Tap water is safe to drink during the COVID-19 closures.  

Can the COVID-19 virus spread through drinking water?The COVID-19 virus has not been detected in drinking water. Conventional water treatment methods that use filtration and disinfection, such as those in most municipal

  • California Institute on Water Resources shares resources on water safety here: Water and COVID-19
  • EPA recommends that citizens continue to use and drink tap water as usual. At this time, there are no indications that COVID-19 is in the drinking water supply or will affect the reliable supply of water.

Learn how to keep water safe during emergencies:

Keep Food and Water Safe During Disasters

Food and Water in an Emergency FEMA

Water Storage for Emergencies