Why is the water soft?

Soft water is water that contains low concentrations of calcium and magnesium ions. Soft water naturally occurs where the rainfall and the drainage basins are formed of hard, impervious and calcium poor rocks.

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1. How do I report an issue with our system, such as a water leak or sewer backup?
2. What if I suspect my water meter is reading incorrectly?
3. Where does Anna’s water come from?
4. Do we have watering restrictions every year, or just during a drought? What are the rules?
5. Who is responsible for my water leak?
6. If we are supposed to be conserving water, why do city employees open hydrants and allow water to run into the streets?
7. Who do I call if I suspect there is a water leak?
8. Why is the water soft?
9. What are some things I can do to conserve water?