is the mission of the DRUC to provide pure and
plentiful water to all people within and around
its service area at the lowest practical cost.
The Commission maintains strict quality control
over the water it produces and supplies to
Manchester, Tullahoma, and the surrounding
areas. The water produced at the DRUC water
filtration facilities on Normandy Reservoir
easily meets or exceeds all government standards
including those of the State of Tennessee and
United States Environmental Protection Agency.
also takes an active interest in helping to
ensure that ALL people have safe water to drink.
The Commission helps local well owners and small
utilities through free or low cost water testing
services and free technical assistance on water
treatment questions or problems. The DRUC staff
is highly qualified in water treatment,
environmental engineering, microbiology and
fully certified in water treatment plant
operations. The staff stands ready to do its
best to help solve water quality problems. The
Commission also actively participates in the
American Water Works Association's Small System
Assistance and Water for People programs.
Commission actively promotes water resources
education and environmental awareness programs.
The DRUC provides speakers to schools and civic
groups and provides tours of its facilities on
request. The DRUC also participates in water
pollution prevention studies on Normandy
Reservoir and other area waterways