OWASA Hiring New Team Members

OWASA is looking for additional Team Members across the Distribution & Collection Department and at the Wastewater Treatment Plant.

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OWASA Planning to Resume Standard Bill Collection Procedures in September

Orange Water and Sewer Authority is planning to resume its standard bill collection practices in September. Under standard procedures, if a customer does not pay two consecutive bills, their service is disconnected.

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Work Forcing Closure of West Cameron Avenue Completed

On Monday, July 27, eastbound traffic on West Cameron Avenue in front of the Carolina Inn will be detoured via Pittsboro Street and McCauley Street. This closure is needed to allow for critical water main repairs.

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Water is vital for everything.

We all play a role in conserving, protecting and sustaining this vital resource. On the lake, in the field, in the lab and at the office, OWASA’s diverse team proudly manages the community’s water and wastewater systems.

Marcus Fuller Keeps the Water Flowing

Valve Maintenance Crew Leader Marcus Fuller knows Carrboro-Chapel Hill’s water works inside and out. Over nearly two decades, he has helped to build, maintain and upgrade the community’s water system.

Each Day a New Opportunity at the Wastewater Treatment Plant for Wil Lawson

Driving across the bridge to OWASA's Wastewater Treatment Plant on Mason Farm Road brings a different responsibility each time for Wil Lawson, the plant's Operations Supervisor.

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Marcus Fuller Keeps the Water Flowing

Valve Maintenance Crew Leader Marcus Fuller knows Carrboro-Chapel Hill’s water works inside and out. Over nearly two decades, he has helped to build, maintain and upgrade the community’s water system.

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