Raleigh Ranks First in ‘Best Tasting Water in the state’ at Annual NC AWWA-WEA Conference

News posted Nov. 14, 2017 - 5:30 pm

The City of Raleigh won first place in the “Best Tasting Water” Contest held at the 97th North Carolina American Water Works Association and Water Environment Association (NC AWWA-WEA) Annual Conference on Tuesday, Nov. 14 in Raleigh. One of the many conference highlights is the Best Tasting Water Contest.

Water samples were submitted from participating water systems from across the state. Individual conference judges ranked the samples and results were combined to establish an overall raking. The Town of Cary and the City of Asheboro finished in second and third place respectively.

For more information, contact

  • Whit Wheeler, Assistant Director, Public Utilities Department, 919-996-4582
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