The Cave Creek Utilities Department

The Utilities Department manages the drinking water supply for the Town of Cave Creek. In addition, the utilities department owns and manages the Desert Hills Water System which supplies drinking water to portions of unincorporated Maricopa County.

The Utilities Department also manages the sanitary sewer system and wastewater treatment plant for the Town of Cave Creek.

Utilities Staff 

The Cave Creek/Desert Hills water system, and Cave Creek wastewater system are operated and maintained by ADEQ Certified staff members.  


  • Repairing leaks
  • Reading water meters
  • Performance monitoring for water quality
  • Preparing and distributing monthly billings
  • Coordinating paperwork with regulatory agencies
  • Ensuring a safe and dependable water supply to our customers

The staff is here to serve you and provide you with respect, courtesy, and a timely response to your concerns or problems.

Requesting Sewer and Water Service

Please choose the appropriate request form for the service or services you are seeking.

Non-Property Owners seeking water service information

If you are seeking information about water service for a property you do not own, please fill out the form below. 

Water Quality

The Town of Cave Creek Water System and the Desert Hills Water Systems are tested monthly, semi-annually, and annually for a variety of water quality constituents based upon the requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act.  The Town of Cave Creek has had no significant violations of water quality standards in the past several years.

Records of our water sampling efforts are reported to the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality every month and posted to the ADEQ Safe Drinking Water Information website. See our historical sampling results.

Type in Cave Creek Water or Desert Hills Water in the” Water System Name” box and click the “Search for Water Systems” button.

See our latest Water Quality Reports.