From the Reservoir

Prepare Your Home for Frozen Pipes Before Winter Begins

CAW often experiences a spike in calls and emergency visits to customers’ homes when winter weather hits.  In addition, frozen pipes are the most common cause of home insurance claims in the United States.   Protect your pipes and prepare for frozen temperatures with these six simple tips: 1. Drain pipes … Read More »

Do You Have a Water Leak? Check Your Home and Nip That Drip!

Drip…drip…drip in the kitchen, bathroom, or both – a familiar sound you’ve likely heard at one point or another.  The common household shown in the video below is one drip per second and wastes more than 3,000 gallons per year; which equals the same amount of water as 6 months … Read More »

Ecological Thinning near Lake Maumelle

LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) is conducting ecological thinning activities near the intersection of Highway 300 and the Ouachita National Recreation Trail, west of Roland, in the Lake Maumelle Watershed. The work started on July 13, 2016, and will continue through the summer, weather permitting.  The project will … Read More »

Kandi N. Hughes becomes newest CAW Commissioner

LITTLE ROCK — Kandi N. Hughes became the newest member of the Central Arkansas Water Board of Commissioners during a swearing-in ceremony held at the James T. Harvey Administration Building in Little Rock on Thursday, July 14, 2016.  Following the ceremony, Hughes attended her first monthly meeting as a member … Read More »

2015 Water Quality Reports – Now Available

LITTLE ROCK, AR — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) has released its 2015 Water Quality Report to its customers residing within the utility’s service area.  The utility also released 2015 Water Quality Reports for Wye Mountain Water Association and Maumelle Water Management. You may view all three reports by clicking on … Read More »

Maumelle Fire Hydrant Testing beginning June 20, 2016

MAUMELLE — Starting June 20, 2016, Central Arkansas Water (CAW), in coordination with the Maumelle Fire Department, will be inspecting, painting silver, and conducting flow-and-drain tests on public fire hydrants within the city limits of Maumelle.  Because the inspections involve the increased flow of water from fire hydrants, some customers … Read More »

Paperless Billing Ipad Mini Sweepstakes

CAW customers that register for Paperless Billing June 1 – August 31 will be entered into our iPad Mini Sweepstakes. No purchase necessary to enter or win.  Must be 18 or older, a legal U.S. resident and a Central Arkansas Water customer.  Drawing will take place by September 7, 2016 and … Read More »

Special Called Board Meeting – June 8, 2016

LITTLE ROCK – The Board of Commissioners, Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will hold a Special Meeting beginning at 4 pm on Wednesday, June 8, 2016 to interview the candidates for the current board vacancy.  The meeting and interviews are open to the public and news media.  The meeting location will … Read More »

Paperless Billing Activities – Little Rock Office

LITTLE ROCK – Central Arkansas Water (CAW) has over 10,000 customers receiving their monthly Utility Billing Services (UBS) bills through the utility’s email option. Paperless billing saves time, reduces costs, and benefits the environment.  “This is a free and easy billing option for our customers and part of our commitment … Read More »

Memorial Day Office Closure

LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water will observe Memorial Day, as a federal holiday, with the closure of offices on Monday, May 30, 2016, and will re-open for business on Tuesday, May 31. The water utility responds to emergencies 24 hours a day (including holidays).  The telephone number for daytime … Read More »

CAW Lifts Precautionary Boil Water Order in Maumelle

MAUMELLE – Water service is back to normal for customers in the Maumelle. At 12 p.m. (Saturday, May 21, 2016), Central Arkansas Water (CAW) lifted a precautionary boil water order that had been in effect over the past day for 90 customers in Maumelle along Lily Drive and Hibiscus Drive … Read More »

CAW Recreation Study Available for Public Review

LITTLE ROCK – Central Arkansas Water (CAW), released its Recreation and Decision Making Framework study for public review and comments until Friday, June 17, 2016. CAW contracted with the Kleinschmidt Group to study various aspects of recreational opportunities while continuing to protect the quality of CAW’s raw water sources.  The … Read More »