From the Reservoir

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

Holiday Office Closure_January 19, 2015

LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will observe the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday with the closure of business offices on Monday, January 19, 2015. Offices will re-open for business on Tuesday, January 20. Martin Luther King, Jr., Day               Monday, January 19, 2015 CAW responds to emergencies 24 hours a day (including … Read More »

Protect water pipes from freezing temperatures

For immediate release – January 6, 2015 LITTLE ROCK — When temperatures in Central Arkansas fall to lower 20’s and teens, it is especially critical for customers to be sure to take a few simple steps to protect indoor and outdoor water pipes from freezing, Central Arkansas Water (CAW) advises. … Read More »

Water Main Flushing in Sherwood – November 10 and 11

Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will flush water mains in the Kiehl Avenue area of Sherwood on November 10 and 11. The flushing will take place through fire hydrants and may cause discolored water at customers’ taps in the flushing area and at other isolated locations throughout Sherwood. Starting Monday, November … Read More »

Ouachita Hiking Trail Reopens in Maumelle Watershed

Central Arkansas Water (CAW) along with Friends of the Ouachita Trail (FoOT) have worked to remove down timber and safely reroute the section of the Ouachita Trail between mile markers 218 and 216 (near Lake Vista Drive) that were damaged during the April 27th, EF4 tornado in the Lake Maumelle … Read More »

Volunteers Invited to 6th Annual Lake Sweep at Lake Maumelle

LITTLE ROCK – Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will host its 6th Annual Lake Sweep at Lake Maumelle on Saturday, November 1 from 9:30 a.m. until noon. The event will involve litter clean up as well as educational opportunities about water quality, local wildlife, and the importance of Lake Maumelle as … Read More »

Lake Sweep Event- November 1, 2014

Central Arkansas Water (CAW) is sponsoring its 6th Annual Lake Sweep at Lake Maumelle on Saturday, November 1 from 9:30 a.m. until noon. The event is an opportunity to remove and clean up litter as well as educational opportunities about water quality, local wildlife, and the importance of Lake Maumelle … 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 »

Labor Day Office Closure, September 1, 2014

LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water will observe Labor Day, as a federal holiday, with the closure of offices on Monday, September 1, 2014, and will re-open for business on Tuesday, September 2. The water utility responds to emergencies 24 hours a day (including holidays).  The telephone number for daytime … Read More »

Notice to Customers – Residential Waterline Insurance Solicitations

Central Arkansas Water has received a number of calls from customers regarding recent solicitations for residential waterline insurance. These offers are from an independent insurance company and are NOT a program of Central Arkansas Water. Central Arkansas Water cannot endorse or recommend this company because we have no experience with … Read More »