From the Reservoir

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 »

Is Your Home At Risk for Frozen Pipes?

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 (source:   Protect your pipes and prepare for frozen temperatures with these six simple tips: 1. … Read More »

CAW Hosts 7th Annual Lake Sweep at Lake Maumelle and Waste Drop-Off

LITTLE ROCK – Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will host its 7th Annual Lake Sweep at Lake Maumelle on Saturday, October 17, from 8:30 a.m. until noon. The event will involve litter clean up as well as a drive-through, waste drop-off location for watershed residents. CAW invites the Central Arkansas community … Read More »

CAW Releases MWM Consolidation Feasibility Assessment

On September 10, Central Arkansas Water (CAW) staff presented the results of a Feasibility Assessment relating to the potential consolidation with Maumelle Water Management (MWM) to the CAW Board of Commissioners.  CAW staff presented the results of the Assessment to the MWM Board of Commissioners on September 22. The Feasibility … Read More »

CAW Launches New UBS Bill Design

Beginning September 1, Central Arkansas Water (CAW) customers will notice a change in the format of their monthly Utility Billing Service bill. CAW bills under the name Utility Billing Services to reflect the range of water, wastewater, and solid waste charges that may make up a customer’s bill. The new … Read More »

October Fire Hydrant Testing in NLR and Sherwood

During the month of October, the North Little Rock and Sherwood Fire Departments, in coordination with Central Arkansas Water, will be testing public fire hydrants within their respective service areas.  Because the inspections involve the increased flow of water from fire hydrants, some customers may notice discolored water at the tap … Read More »

CAW Hosts Aug 27 Public Workshop on Lake Recreation

Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will host a public workshop to identify and evaluate the water quality compatibility of current and potential recreation activities for Lake Maumelle, Lake Winona, and adjacent CAW property. All recreation activities must be consistent with CAW’s mission of providing high quality drinking water to the citizens … Read More »

MacArthur Drive-Hwy 365 NLR Closure August 9, 2015

LITTLE ROCK, AR — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will close the MacArthur Drive (Hwy. 365) bridge over the railroad tracks on Sunday, August 9.  The highway closure is necessary to facilitate water line relocations required by the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department’s (AHTD) planned bridge replacement project. To provide a … Read More »

Water Commission Meeting-Special Called 7.30.15

Central Arkansas Water Board sets special meeting to approve issuance and sale of Refunding Water Revenue Bonds LITTLE ROCK — The Board of Commissioners of Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will hold a Special Meeting at 2 pm on Thursday, July 30, 2015, to consider approval of a resolution to accept … Read More »

Free Workshops – Wise Watering for Lawns and Gardens

Learn more efficient watering tips for your lawn and garden this Summer: Attend a FREE workshop hosted by Mark Brown, U of A Research and Extension Agent, and learn how to better maintain a healthy and happy landscape with proper watering practices. All workshops are from 6-7:30 pm at the following locations: … Read More »

2014 Water Quality Report – Now Available

LITTLE ROCK, AR — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) has released its 2014 Water Quality Report to its customers residing within the utility’s service area.  The report, a requirement of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and Arkansas Department of Health (ADH), provides customers with information about the quality and sources … Read More »