News Archive: September 2011

Central Arkansas Water News

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Central Arkansas Water announces holiday schedule for September 2011

  For Immediate Release: September 1, 2011   For more information, contact: Samantha J. Williams, Communications Assistant (501) 377.1307 or (501) 377.1229 Samantha.Williams@carkw.com LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water’s (CAW) business offices will be closed Monday, September 5, 2011, in observance of Labor Day.  The water utility’s offices will re-open … Read More »

Central Arkansas Water and the Pulaski County Cooperative Extension Service schedule news conference to assist consumers with extreme heat and high water demand

  For Immediate Release:  August 2, 2011 For more information, contact: Samantha J. Williams, Communications Assistant (501) 377.1307 or (501) 377.1229 Samantha.Williams@carkw.com LITTLE ROCK — Heat index values are soaring due to combinations of triple-digit temperatures and high humidity.  Consecutive days of dry, hot weather are contributing to increased water production … Read More »

CAW schedules lane closure on Baseline Road in Little Rock for road surface repair

For Immediate Release:  July 22, 2011 For more information contact: Paul Bridges, Distribution Coordinator (501) 351.1950 Paul.Bridges@carkw.com Thomas Wray, P.E., Senior Engineer Thomas.Wray@carkw.com LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will close the two westbound lanes in the 5300 block of Baseline Road near the intersection with Loetscher Lane in Little … Read More »

Central Arkansas Water finishes Baseline Road water-main repair; customers in the area remain in service

For Immediate Release:  July 18, 2011 For more information, contact: Martin Bright, Distribution Manager (501) 223.1553 or (501) 912.4459 Samantha J. Williams, Communications Assistant (501) 377.1307 or (501) 377.1229 Samantha.Williams@carkw.com LITTLE ROCK – The westbound lanes of Baseline Road between Loetscher Lane and Dreher Lane will re-open to vehicular traffic by … Read More »

Central Arkansas Water schedules tour of Winrock Grass Farm

For Immediate Release:  June 24, 2011 For more information, contact: Stephanie Hymel, Stewardship Coordinator (501) 377.1331 Stephanie.Hymel@carkw.com LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will conduct a tour of the Winrock Grass Farm on Thursday, June 30, 2011 at 11:30 a.m.  The tour is in preparation for the development of a … Read More »

Central Arkansas Water releases Water Quality Report: Drinking water quality meets standards for health and safety

For Immediate Release:  June 10, 2011 For more information, contact: Samantha J. Williams, Communications Assistant (501) 377.1307 or (501) 377.1229 Samantha.Williams@carkw.com LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) customers recently opened their mailboxes to excellent news with the receipt of their 2010 Water Quality Report.  The report, a requirement of the … Read More »

Central Arkansas Water announces holiday schedule for May and July 2011

  For Immediate Release:  May 26, 2011 For more information, contact: Samantha J. Williams, Communications Assistant (501) 377.1307 or (501) 377.1229 Samantha.Williams@carkw.com LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) offices will be closed Monday, May 30, 2011, in observance of Memorial Day.  The water utility’s offices will re-open for business … Read More »

Central Arkansas Water recognizes Jackie Callahan, 20-year associate, as Employee of the Year

For Immediate Release:  May 24, 2011  For more information, contact: Samantha J. Williams, Communications Assistant (501) 377.1307 or (501) 377.1229 Samantha.Williams@carkw.com LITTLE ROCK — Jackie Callahan, Customer Service Representative for Central Arkansas Water (CAW) and a resident of Alexander, Arkansas, is the third recipient of the water utility’s Crystal Water … Read More »