Welcome to OWASA

We cordially invite you to our Open House at the Cane Creek Reservoir on Saturday, October 21st from 10 AM to 2 PM. More information.

We also invite you to our Open House at 400 Jones Ferry Road, Carrboro, on Saturday, November 4th from 9 AM to 1 PM. More information

Invitamos cordialmente a la comunidad a la Jornada de puertas abiertas de OWASA en Cane Creek Reservoir el sábado 21 de octubre de 10 AM a 2 PM.  Más información.

Tambien, le invitamos a la Jornada de puertas abiertas del 40 aniversario de OWASA  en 400 Jones Ferry Road en Carrboro Sábado 4 de noviembre de 9 AM a 1 PM. Más información

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Our Agua Vista project will enhance our meter-reading system for greater efficiency and accuracy. For more information.

We are a community-owned agency that provides water, sewer (wastewater) and reclaimed water services to the Carrboro-Chapel Hill community in southern Orange County, North Carolina.

We provide high quality drinking water and wastewater services through responsible, sustainable and creative stewardship of the resources and assets we manage.

In May 2011, OWASA became the ninth water utility in the United States to receive the Partnership for Safe Water's "Excellence in Water Treatment" award for achieving the highest level of performance in drinking water treatment. Please click please click here for  additional information from the Partnership for Safe Water. In 2016, we received  the Partnership's award for 5 years of excellence in drinking water treatment.

Our Customer Service Office is in our Administration Building at 400 Jones Ferry Road in Carrboro (next to the Jones Ferry Road Water Treatment Plant and the Barnes Street-Jones Ferry Road intersection). Our normal office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. We are closed on major holidays. Here is a map to our main offices.