Long-Term Water Solutions
In the quickly growing Triangle region, Jordan Lake is a vital resource. The Western Intake Partnership plans to access their Jordan Lake water supply allocations to meet the region's current and future water supply needs.Explore the Project →
A Collaboration of Partners
The Western Intake Partnership aims to withdraw, transport, and treat water from Jordan Lake. Together, these partners will ensure a long-term water supply for the region and the communities they serve.View the Partners →
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Thank you for your interest in the Western Intake Partnership. This website contains preliminary project information, which will be updated as the project progresses. We look forward to your continued involvement in our mission to bring long-term water supply solutions to our region. Click on the links below to learn more.
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Jordan Lake is a vital regional resource. It is a popular place for recreation, supplies water to surrounding communities, controls flooding and water quality, and helps conserve fish and wildlife habitats. This project will provide the communities of the Western Intake Partnership with access to the lake's water supply while protecting the reservoir's other uses. The project includes:
The Western Intake Partnership project is projected to provide 33 million gallons of water per day at project completion and up to 54 million gallons per day in the future. This water will be withdrawn from the western side of Jordan Lake, treated, and connected to regional distribution systems. Preliminary details can be seen on the map to the right.
The project is planned to proceed in three phases, with facilities targeted to be operational by 2030:
Click on the link below for more information about the schedule for the planning and permitting phase.View the Timeline →
Input from our neighbors is critical to the success of this project. We are committed to providing meaningful engagement opportunities as the project moves forward. In the meantime, visit our contact page to ask questions or request additional information.Contact Us →