Is the City responsible for plumbing leaks?
The city is responsible for maintaining only the water meter inside the home. It is the responsibility of the homeowner to maintain the service line to the structure being served, including the curb box. The city is responsible for the water main, service connection, and service line up to (but not including) the curb box.

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1. How to report a Watermain/Sewer Break?
2. Why is my water sometimes rusty looking?
3. What is my water’s hardness?
4. How do I turn off the water supply to my house in the event of a scheduled plumbing repair?
5. Is the City responsible for plumbing leaks?
6. What is my drinking water quality?
7. Why is chlorine added to our water?
8. Why is fluoride added to the water?
9. Who should I call about a problem or question about my drinking water?
10. Why does Chanhassen flush fire hydrants?
11. How much of the city has treated water?
12. Where can I find my water meter and how can I use it to check leaks?
13. What causes the spots on my dishes?
14. Why does the water sometimes look milky?
15. How can I use my water meter to check for leaks?
16. What is the small metal disk in my yard or driveway?
17. Why does my water smell like rotten eggs and how do I get rid of it?