The Town of Stanley has groundwater wells that supply water to the Town and its surrounding areas. The population served by the system is around 3,600 (2007) people. The water system consists of two separate systems that include seven wells, two storage tanks and a booster pump. The safe yield is 545,000 gallons per day and the storage consists of 560,000 gallons. The first and largest system is made up of six wells, two storage tanks and supplies 99.9% of the 1,562 (2007) metered customers. The second system contains one well and supplies one-metered customer the Page County Technical Center.
Well Number One is located on Pump Lane off of Honeyville Avenue and averages 80 gallons per minute.
Storage tank number one (60,000 gallons) is also located on Pump Lane. Well Number Two is located on Little Roundhead Drive off of Donovan Road and pumps 35 gallons per minute. Well Number three is also located on Little Roundhead Drive adjacent to Storage tank number 2 (500,000 gallons) and pumps 60 gallons per minute. Well Number Four is located on Bosley Drive and pumps 200 gallons per minute. Well Number Five is located on Middleburg Road and pumps only 35 gallons per minute but yielded 200 gallons per minute and Well Number Six is located on Gray Drive off of Aylor Grubbs Avenue and pumps 400 gallons per minute. Well Number Seven, the Town newest has been drilled off of Goodrich Road near the Page County Animal Shelter and yields 300 gallons per minute. Plans are for it to be on line by Summer of 2007.
The Town was also the recipient of a Wellhead Protection Grant in the amount of $45,000.00 which will be used to study the area around the well and identify possible contaminate sources.