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Water Dept Bldg.
The mission of the Water Department is to provide the Town of Middlebury with sufficient and clean drinking water and to maintain proper inventory and maintenance of the water supply infrastructure.  
The department consists of three employees that do the following for our community:
  • Provide quality water to your tap for drinking
  • Operate and maintain the water treatment plant and four water towers
  • Install and repair water meters and backflow prevention devices
  • Reads water meters monthly
  • Inspects connections for leaks
  • Responds to questions regarding high water usage
  • Inspects new water connections
Your Water Department employees are pictured below, left to right:
Christopher Craw, Jeremy Miller and Derrick Otto


There are several ways to pay your water/wastewater bill. In person at Town Hall with cash, check or money order. We also have a payment drop box outside the front doors at Town Hall that you can drop your payment off at anytime. You may sign up for automatic withdraw. The automatic withdraw form may be obtained at the office or online by clicking here. Your payment will automatically be deducted from your bank account each month. You can drop the form off in the drop box or e-mail it to to get this set up. To pay by credit card, please click here.

If there is a water break or other emergency during non-business hours, you can call 574-238-8707 to report the problem.  To report a change of address, or billing question call the Town Hall at 574-825-1499.

The 2023 Drinking Water Quality Report is available to view or download by clicking here.
The 2022 Drinking Water Quality Report is available to view or download by clicking here.

Average Water Quality for the Town of Middlebury 2021:

  • Iron -   0.00 parts per million
  • Flouride -  0.74 parts per million
  • Manganese -  0.004 mg per liter
  • PH -  7.2 - 7.6

A service line is a pipe that connects the water main in the street to building plumbing.
Water Service Line Illustration

Please note: This diagram is a generic representation. Variations may apply.

In Middlebury, the Water Department is responsible for the service line from the main in the street to the curb stop, typically at the property line or in the sidewalk/driveway. The property owner is responsible for the service line from the curb stop to the meter inside the home.