In the growing city of Pflugerville, your water supplier depends on where you live. Residents and business owners receive water with varying rates and, some say, quality of service from four providers: the city, SouthWest Water Co., Aqua Water Supply Corp. and Manville Water Supply Corp.
City Manager Brandon Wade said the city is working to improve uneven service while planning for anticipated population growth and future water needs. However, officials say there’s little the city can do to take control of the areas serviced by the three other companies because the state water code protects the exclusive rights of suppliers despite city lines.
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