Water Quality

Lakewood's water quality report gives the results of water quality tests mandated by state and federal drinking water standards. The city's water comes exclusively from the city's deep wells, all located in the city, which lies within the Central Groundwater Basin.


Further Information

Interested in sharing views on water quality issues? Contact the City of Lakewood's Department of Water Resources at 562-866-9771, extension 2700.

Opinions on the water supply can also be expressed at Lakewood City Council meetings held the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, 5000 Clark Avenue.

East of the San Gabriel River

About 6,000 Lakewood households east of the San Gabriel River are served by Golden State Water Company (GSWC), an investor-owned water company. For information on Golden State's water quality report, call 1-800-999-4033.

The GSWC "Artesia system"(PDF, 4MB) serves part of eastern Lakewood.