The Protect Your Pipes initiative is funded by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments’ Community Engagement Campaign (CEC), a collaboration between our region’s dedicated water and wastewater utilities, in an effort to protect wastewater infrastructure and preserve the health of our rivers.

CEC Members include Alexandria RenewTown of LeesburgTown of PurcellvilleCity of ManassasCity of Manassas ParkArlington CountyDC WaterFairfax CountyFairfax WaterFrederick CountyLoudoun WaterPrince William County Service AuthorityCity of Rockvillethe Upper Occoquan Service AuthorityWashington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), and Virginia American Water.

These members have joined together to promote the value and safety of our region’s water, preserve the health of our source water systems, including the Potomac River, and educate the citizens of our region on the importance of the proper disposal of wipes, grease, and medication.