Water Utilities

NOTICE: Call 651-458-2808 to report a water leak, emergency water problem, sanitary sewer back-up, or an emergency sewer problem. The Cottage Grove Public Works Department answers phone calls 24-hours a day including weekends and holidays.

The Water Division provides a safe potable supply of drinking water for our customers and ensures the water distribution system and related facilities are managed and maintained in the most efficient and cost-effective way. This includes the general maintenance/repair of the City's water distribution system and all related equipment including:

  • 12 municipal wells
  • 8 pump houses
  • 6 water storage facilities with a storage capacity of 7.15 million gallons
  • 1 booster station control center with a pumping capacity of 12,000 gallons per minute (GPM)

Setting Up Utility Services & Utility Billing

To set up service or pay your utility bill please call 651-458-2831 or visit the Utility Payment Options page.