Author: OWASA Staff

OWASA has access to 128 years of rainfall data in our area. In 2018, we recorded our highest year of rainfall on record, measuring 74.74 inches at the Water Treatment Plant in Carrboro (on Jones Ferry Road). This is 27.57 inches above the 128-year average...

Christian Arvizu-Garcia (L) and Harrison Ray (R) were the first of many OWASA employees to volunteer to support hurricane recovery. They've prepped OWASA's Vac-Truck so it's ready to deploy.OWASA received an alert yesterday from NCWaterWARN (a network of utilities that supports each other in times of disaster) that a town...

2% rate increase to support continued delivery of high quality water and infrastructure improvements; fiscal year 2019 budget adoptedOn June 14th, OWASA's Board of Directors adopted the budget for July 2018 through June 2019. It includes a 2% increase in monthly water and sewer (wastewater) rates starting October...