Almost one million gallons of clean potable water is used in the Town of La Plata each day. The Town gets its water from confined aquifers located 1,000 feet underground. The water is gently treated and regularly tested to ensure quality for our community.

View an archive of Drinking Water Quality Reports.

Water or Sewer Emergency

If you have an after-hours emergency, call Public Works at 301-932-3870.


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  • Review and pay water bills
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For questions, call (301)934-8421