Water Department Projects


Our vision is that the Water Resources Department will be the innovative leader in the water utility industry. Using the concept of continuous improvement, the department accepts the challenges of providing regional customers with water to enhance their quality of life, serving as stewards over the most vital of all natural resources, and empowering department employees to meet customer needs by providing the finest drinking water in the United States at competitive prices. There are several projects underway including:

Neighborhood Enhancement Project (Area 6)- “Waterline Projects”

 

Neighborhood Enhancement Project (Area 5)- “Waterline Projects”

 

North Fork Dam Improvement Project

 

Spring 2019 Discolored Water

 


Updated 7/21/21

 


 

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Asheville Water Resources undertakes multi-year process to identify and eliminate any source of lead from system

    In March, the Environmental Protection Agency revised its Lead and Copper Rule that strengthens regulations for eliminating lead from drinking water. The new requirements mandates, among other things, that water utilities nationwide increase tap water testing, and that they create a service line inventory to check for the presence of lead pipes in water systems, [...]

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Asheville customers asked to conserve water usage

    Asheville Water Resources continues to make improvements at its water treatment facilities. Current circumstances, combined with hot, dry weather, have produced water demand at a level that will be difficult to sustain. For this reason, the City of Asheville is asking our customers to take voluntary water conservation measures.   You can reduce usage the following ways:   Stop outdoor [...]