The Oviedo City Council passed Ordinance 996, which created the City's Cross Connection Control and Backflow Prevention Program. This action was required by federal and state regulations and is mandatory for all public drinking water systems.
The Cross Connection/Backflow Prevention Division is responsible for the facilitation of this program. The Divisions duties include:
The Cross Connection Control Division, working in conjunction with the Water Distribution and Water Production Divisions, takes appropriate measures on a daily basis to ensure the safety of the drinking water that is supplied through the water distribution system. This means that our customers can be assured that each and every time they turn on the faucet, the water they are drinking is safe.