100 Years of Water
OUC was established on the principle of providing safe, high-quality water to our customers. From the earliest days, we set out to exceed standards for purity and taste.
See how we have always been committed to the highest water quality.
Water Project 2000 begins in 1995
Performing 20,000+ quality tests per year
Sourcing from the Lower Floridan Aquifer since 1957
Maintaining critical infrastructure
Adding to Lake Nona's infrastructure in 2016
Water service area expands to Dr. Phillips in 1983
Making water that's better than it has to be
Lake Ivanhoe water plant in 1924
Repairing water main breaks after Hurricane Nicole in 2022
Delivering billions of gallons of water
Computer-based control center in 1974
Ozone treatment goes system-wide in 2000
H₂OUC hydration stations
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