The City of Garden Ridge Water Company is a municipally-owned public utility established to furnish a water supply for domestic residential, business, and general farm uses in the City of Garden Ridge and in its Certificate of Convenience and Necessity.
To supply safe, uninterrupted water to Garden Ridge residents and businesses while recording the consumption of those services in an accurate and timely manner.
City of Garden Ridge Water System
The city’s water system is rated Superior and the supply is a combination of water pumped from the Trinity Aquifer and the Edwards Aquifer. The city has an allocation of 712.287 acre feet of water that can be pumped from the Edwards Aquifer and water pumped from the Trinity Aquifer is set up to pay as you use.
The total storage capacity for the city’s water system is 2,803,000 million gallons of which 1,603,000 is ground storage and 1,200,000 gallons of above ground storage. The city’s water system is looped and both the Trinity well site and Edwards well site are equipped with generators in case of power interruptions.