Wednesday, January 17, 2018 6:30:00 PM
OWASA’s Administrative Offices will be Closed Thursday, January 18, 2018 due to inclement weather
Contacting OWASA for assistance when offices are closed
Employees will be available to respond to emergencies such as service interruptions.... read more
Friday, December 29, 2017 10:33:00 AM
With subfreezing temperatures in the forecast, OWASA encourages customers to take steps to protect their water pipes and prevent water damage from frozen and burst pipes.
If a water pipe breaks due to freezing, water loss and significant... read more
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Friday, December 29, 2017 10:30:00 AM
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Wednesday, December 6, 2017 4:24:00 PM
On Monday December 11, 2017, the OWASA Manning Drive Elevated Drinking Water Tank on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will be taken out of service for regular maintenance and painting.
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Friday, December 1, 2017 12:10:00 PM
Our Blue Thumb newsletter for December 2017 - January 2018
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Wednesday, November 1, 2017 10:06:00 AM
November 1, 2017
OWASA said Wednesday that several customers have contacted OWASA after receiving water testing kits in the mail from a private company. The private company and its mailers are not affiliated with OWASA.
In light of the... read more
Thursday, October 19, 2017 10:58:00 AM
Updated October 31, 2017
In 2018, OWASA will begin upgrading OWASA meters with technology that will communicate hourly water use information. This technology will enhance our services in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro area and will improve the... read more
Thursday, October 5, 2017 11:09:00 AM
On October 9, 2017, OWASA will resume fluoridating drinking water for the Carrboro-Chapel Hill community following completion and testing of safety and reliability improvements to the fluoride feed system at the Jones Ferry Road Water Treatment... read more
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 9:00:00 AM
OWASA continued to meet or surpass all Federal and State standards for drinking water quality in 2016.
OWASA recently mailed its annual water quality report card, for calendar year 2016, to all accountholders. The report is also available on... read more
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 5:01:00 PM
To read the annual report on the performance of our wastewater and biosolids management system, please click here.
The report includes:
A graphic summarizing the wastewater and biosolids treatment process.
Proper disposal of fat, oil,... read more