Chlorination of Drinking Water
Schedule Update: The start-up of the City of Turlock's City-Wide Chlorination Project has been postponed from the initial start date of August 2021. The new chlorination system will now be functioning in Summer 2022.
Chlorination Project Update - Summer 2022
Public MeetingThe City of Turlock is adding chlorination to the water system in 2022. For information on how chlorinated water will impact city residents and local businesses, the public was invited to participate in a public meeting on Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Turlock City Hall's Council Chambers, located at 156 South Broadway.
The May 26, 2021 public meeting consisted of an overview of the project, followed by a question-and-answer session for residents and business owners.
View May 26 Public Meeting
The City-Wide Chlorination Project will improve drinking water quality throughout Turlock's municipal water system. Chlorination prevents the growth of harmful bacteria and eliminates viruses and microorganisms that can cause serious illness if consumed.
Businesses that may be specifically affected by the chlorination project include pet stores and aquariums, medical facilities such as dialysis centers, and food processors.
More InformationLetter to Businesses
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Public Meeting Flyer
Press Release (May 19)