Where does the city get its water?
El Dorado Reservoir is an 8,400-acre lake with a storage capacity of over 50 billion gallons. This amount of storage should allow the city to draw 22 million gallons per day in what is classified as a 50-year drought. Water from the lake is transported through large mains to the water treatment plant.

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1. Where does the city get its water?
2. How does the city treat our drinking water?
3. What is blue-green algae and is it a problem in El Dorado Lake?
4. What is the quality of our drinking water?
5. How do I identify a city employee?
6. Why is there a chlorine smell in my water?
7. Is my water fluoridated?
8. Why did I receive a backflow prevention letter?