A water main curb valve, also known as a curb stop box is used to control the water supply from the city water main to inside a home or building. Curb stops are pipes in the ground that allow the Water Department to turn the water on or off to your home or business. Please do not try to turn the water off yourself or let the plumber.
If your curb stop is sticking out o f the ground causing a tripping hazard or interfering with lawn mowing please call the Water Department at 248-557-2600 ext. 221.
Scheduling a Water Shut-Off
If you need your water turned off please call the Water Department at 248-557-2600 ext. 221 to schedule an appointment 48 hours in advance. The Water Department is open M - F 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Try to work with your plumber to schedule a time so you won't be without water all day.
Emergency Water Shut-Off
If there is an emergency need to turn the water off please call the Water Department at 248-557-2600 during regular business hours M-F 8:00-4:30 p.m. and dispatch 911 at any other time. Department of Public Service will be dispatched as soon as possible to turn the water off.