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Xenia Rural Water District Lifts Water Shortage Plan; Encourages Wise Water Use Practices Continue

June 14, 2021


For immediate release
July 15, 2021


Xenia Rural Water District lifting the Stage 1 of the metro area’s Water Shortage Plan effective immediately because of reduced cusomter deman and lessening drought conditions.

Last month, Xenia Rural Water District and Des Moines Water Works, the entity in which Xenia receives a portion of its water, implemented a 25 percent reduction in lawn watering, stage one of the metro’s plan, when customer demand caused Des Moines Water Works’ treatment plants to operate at more than 90 percent of capacity.


Xenia appreciates collective efforts to adhere to the request to reduce their water usage and use water wisely. Recent rains have helped from...

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Changing of the Seasons-It's Time to Prep

Changing of the Seasons-It's Time to Prep

September 01, 2021

Water Is the Most Powerful Force on Earth! 

As we wrap up the wondrous, sunny, summer weather,  it is time to prepare for the changing of seasons. While every region has its own versions of seasons, it’s important for all of us to be prepared and re-prepared for whatever mother nature plans to throw our way.

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