Service Area - Kalamazoo

Service Area Information

Kalamazoo, Michigan is a city in the southwest region of the U.S. state of Michigan. It is the county seat of Kalamazoo County. Kalamazoo is located geographically in Western and Southern Michigan. Kalamazoo is home to Western Michigan University, a large public university, and Kalamazoo College, a liberal arts school, and Kalamazoo Valley Community College, a two-year community college. Kalamazoo is home to major players in the pharmaceutical and medical science industries. Kalamazoo is also known for its importance in the world of music as it was the original home to the Gibson Guitar Corporation. Kalamazoo has also built a reputation as a major player in the American craft beer movement. Kalamazoo finds itself located equidistant from the major American cities of Chicago and Detroit, both less than 150 miles from Kalamazoo.

Kalamazoo City Hall
241 West South Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Phone: (269) 337-8792 | Web: www.kalamazoocity.org

Kalamazoo Area Water Problems

  • Chlorine (city water)
  • Hard water (city and well water)
  • Rotten egg smell(well water)
  • Rust staining (well water)

Factors affecting water quality

  • Agricultural pesticides and herbicides
  • If a water tower is present
  • New home construction
  • Changing water table
  • Proximity to rivers, lakes or wetlands

Products Provided

  • Bottled water service
  • Water softeners
  • Rust and Odor filters
  • Reverse Osmosis systems
  • Coffee service

Testimonials

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City Information: View Here
Population Served: 17543
Source Type: Purchased Surface Water (city)
Private well water

Kalamazoo Area Water Solution Examples

Home Effects

  • Hardness buildup and white staining on fixtures
  • Rust stains on fixtures
  • Rotten egg smell, especially early in the day and in the shower
  • Shorter water using appliance life
  • Excess use of cleaning chemicals

Effects on Body/Skin

  • Dry itchy skin
  • Dry, heavy, tangly hair
  • Excess use of shampoo and soap