Environmental Compliance

Marietta Water's Environmental Compliance Section coordinates environmental programs and issues that relate to water and wastewater to comply with the Federal Clean Water Act and other state and federal mandates. The Environmental Compliance Section is committed to providing the highest-quality environmental services, which enhance the quality of life within the city of Marietta by protecting the health, safety and overall environment of our community.

Services Provided


  • Preparation of the consumer confidence report (CCR)
  • Administration of the grease control program
  • Administration of the back-flow prevention program
  • Information on sewer spill prevention
  • Investigations and reporting of sanitary sewer overflows
  • Investigations of water quality complaints
  • Enforcement of the water ban
  • Administration of the sanitary sewer creek crossing inspection program
  • Administration of the lead and copper sampling program
  • Reporting mandates to federal, state and local agencies
  • Provide educational information to citizens, schools and businesses