City Adding Colorado River Water to Water Blend

Noticeable Changes in Residents’ Water Not Expected

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – Beginning Monday, February 21, Corpus Christi Water will be adding water from the Colorado River to its water blend as a water source change. This water will reach customers’ homes beginning Thursday, February 24.

The Colorado River is one of four water sources (Colorado River, Lake Texana, Lake Corpus Christi, and Choke Canyon)  for Corpus Christi Water. This water blend will be utilized regularly moving forward and used monthly for a minimum of three days.

The City does not expect any noticeable changes in residents’ water. Customers can call 361-826-CITY (2489) any time with questions about water or wastewater services.

Media representatives can contact Public Relations Specialist Shelby Coppedge at 361-826-1853 or by email at You can also find updates on Water Utilities on social media channels on Facebook @CCTXWater and on Twitter @CCTXWater.

About Corpus Christi Water Utilities

For over 129 years, the City of Corpus Christi has been vital as the water supplier for the region. Our commitment to 500,000 residents across the Coastal Bend is to deliver water that is affordable, drought-proof, sustainable, and reliable.