Technical Water Operations Terms
The Prudent Replacement Standard (from the USA Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018) includes specific provisions and a framework to prevent the wasteful expenditure of Federal dollars by repairing critical infrastructure in full, and not in pieces, according to industry standards.
No Consumption Advisory
Issued to warn people to not consume water (for drinking, cooking, etc.) that may be unsafe or is known to not be safe based on water quality test results.
Water Main Line
Water Service Line
A plastic pipe with a tubular section, or hollow cylinder, made of plastic material.