Utility Department

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Characteristics of Water System

The Village of Lithopolis receives its drinking water from three wells. The wells are located at the water plant and draw water from the underground Little Walnut Creek aquifer system.

The Village water plant has a treatment capacity of 500,000 gallons per day. The Village also has an emergency connection to the City of Canal Winchester water system.

The Village has a water tower with a storage capacity of 500,000 gallons.

Please click on the following link to see a schematic of the water treatment process.

Watch for Leaks

WATER LEAKS ARE WASTEFUL AND COSTLY. If your water bills seems high, first check your lines and faucets for water leaks. Even a small leak, no larger than the tip of a pencil, can result in a loss of 36,000 gallons per month. For more information, check out this chart.

Consumer Confidence Reports

In accordance with federal law, the Village prepares an annual report on the quality of our drinking water. Click on the following link to view those water quality reports.

Water Service Forms

Water and Sewer Rate Schedule

The following is the current water and sewer rate schedule:

In Town Rates

  • Water Rents: $6.88 per thousand gallons of water usage
  • Sewer Rents: $7.38 per thousand gallons of water usage

Out of Town Rates

  • Water Rents: $9.69 per thousand gallons of water usage
  • Sewer Rents: $10.70 per thousand gallons of water usage

Contact Information

For questions or information related to water and sewer operations, please contact Ed VanVickle, Village Administrator:

  • Ed VanVickle, Village Administrator
    P.O. Box 278
    11820 Lithopolis Road
    Lithopolis, OH 43136
  • Phone: (614) 837-2031
  • Fax: (614) 837-2722
  • Email the Village Administrator

For questions or information related to utility billing, please contact Amanda Wolin, Administrative Assistant:

  • Amanda Wolin, Administrative Assistant
    P.O. Box 278
    11820 Lithopolis Road
    Lithopolis, OH 43136
  • Phone: (614) 837-2031
  • Fax: (614) 837-2722
  • Email the Administrative Assistant