City of Kansas City, Water Services

Water Quality & Treatment

KC Water is proud to provide the highest-quality water services to support the health and well-being of our community.

To learn more about the quality of your water, please view our annual water quality report:

2018 Water Quality Report
2017 Water Quality Report
2016 Water Quality Report
2015 Water Quality Report
2014 Water Quality Report
2013 Water Quality Report

Interested in learning more about where KC’s water comes from? Please explore the following links:

Graphic:  Kansas City’s Water Treatment Process

Video:  From River To Tap: KC’s Water Treatment Process

Video:  Kansas City Water

To learn more about your tap water’s naturally-occurring taste, odor, and color changes, please click HERE.

To view the drinking water taste and odor wheel, please click HERE.

Information about pollutant discharge in Kansas City can be found in the 2013 MS4 Permit Report


Do you have questions about your tap water? Please call our Laboratory at 816-513-7000 (Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) or email