In order to survive, all living things need safe drinking water. In fact, water is the most essential nutrient a person needs. There are many cases where cross-connections in the public water system have been responsible for the contamination of potable water, and therefore triggering the dispersion of disease. For this reason, the City of Houston has implemented a Cross-Connection Control program. Click on any of the following topics for further detailed information on cross-connection control and backflow prevention.
FAQ'S: In order to fully understand how the Cross-Connection Control Group protects the public water supply several key questions must be answered. Click here for these questions along with their answers.