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Xenia Rural Water District Lifts Water Shortage Plan; Encourages Wise Water Use Practices Continue

June 14, 2021


For immediate release
July 15, 2021


Xenia Rural Water District lifting the Stage 1 of the metro area’s Water Shortage Plan effective immediately because of reduced cusomter deman and lessening drought conditions.

Last month, Xenia Rural Water District and Des Moines Water Works, the entity in which Xenia receives a portion of its water, implemented a 25 percent reduction in lawn watering, stage one of the metro’s plan, when customer demand caused Des Moines Water Works’ treatment plants to operate at more than 90 percent of capacity.


Xenia appreciates collective efforts to adhere to the request to reduce their water usage and use water wisely. Recent rains have helped from...

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Hello August...It's Really Hot Out There

Hello August...It's Really Hot Out There

August 01, 2022

Raise your hand if you are surviving a heat wave!

We have made it to the peak of our summer months and the peak of summer pests.

It takes some serious skill to keep the bugs at bay and the lawn looking fresh this time of year.

And to be honest, with school starting back-up and a change of seasons on the horizon, no one is particularly interested in spending their extra-time on extensive lawncare routines.

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