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Residents should boil water for cooking or drinking for the following area: Curtis Rd WEST of the Tittabawassee River. Please call Water District #1 if you see or suspect a water leak at 989-687-2709.

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, our gate will now be closed. If you need to pay a bill, you can do so by mailing in a check or money order, dropping your payment off to the box at our gate (cash can be dropped off at this time as we check it several times per day), paying it over the phone by credit or debit or on this website by credit or debit. (credit or debit card use will incur a 3% or minimum of $2 fee for use).

If you need to obtain a permit, please call the office at 989-687-2709 for further instructions.

Our office hours are 8-12 and 1-5 Monday thru Friday. You may leave payments in the drop box at any time, just be aware that we will not be here to check it until the mornings if you choose to leave cash overnight. Payments can still be mailed to the PO Box 320 Sanford, MI 48657.

Our fax line is down and anything that needs to be faxed can be emailed to Rowan at [email protected] or Stephanie at [email protected]

Water District #1 Of Midland County

Serving the townships of Edenville, Hope, Jerome, Lee, Lincoln, and the Village of Sanford

Building A Better Future By Providing Water To It’s Citizens!

Established in 1970, Midland County DPW began providing potable water to citizens within the original system; Jerome Township, Lincoln Township, and the Village of Sanford. Over the next few decades, Midland County DPW continued to build out within these three entities. The turn of the new millennium brought with it a new name for the Midland County DPW. The name changed to Water District Number One of Midland County (WD#1) in the year 2000. Along with the new name, the thought to start expanding the system into surrounding townships was established. In 2008, WD#1 began a project to extend its water system into Lee Township, followed by Edenville Township in 2010, and Hope Township in 2013.

Water District #1 of Midland County purchases their water from the City of Midland. WD#1 then distributes the water to the townships of Jerome, Lincoln, Lee, Edenville, and Hope, and the Village of Sanford. WD#1 is committed to building a better future by providing safe drinking water to its citizens.

Water District #1 Of Midland County

Fax: 989-687-9145


Monday - Friday
8AM-Noon & 1PM-5PM
(with the exception of holidays)

Mailing Address:

PO Box 320
Sanford MI 48657

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