Will the new meter affect my service?
Generally no, but it can in older houses without a hot water expansion tank. Allegany County recommends that homeowners install a hot water expansion on your water system. Learn more about thermal expansion (PDF).

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1. Why is my water meter being replaced?
2. Does this mean my bill will increase?
3. When will this work be performed?
4. How do I know who is authorized to do the work?
5. Will a County employee be with the private contractor?
6. How will this affect my water service?
7. How long will it take?
8. Do these workers need to come inside my house?
9. I will not be available on the specific day. Where do I call?
10. I was not able to turn on the water after the meter was installed. Why?
11. Does the new meter require any special care or maintenance?
12. Will the new meter affect my service?
13. I still have questions. Where can I get additional information?