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 »

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 »

Special Called Board Meeting May 18, 2016_Candidate Interviews

LITTLE ROCK — The Board of Commissioners, Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will hold a Special Meeting beginning at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 to interview the candidates for the current board vacancy.  The meeting time changed due to the number of confirmed interviews.  The meeting and interviews are … Read More »

CAW Board Names Application Finalists

LITTLE ROCK — The Board of Commissioners, Central Arkansas Water (CAW) received applications from six Little Rock residents interested in filling a vacancy on the water board.  The Board reviewed applications following the regularly scheduled Board meeting on Thursday, May 12, selecting four candidates to interview during a special called … Read More »

Zika Blog_mosquito-on-my-hand-1385575

Zika Virus – Protection Tips

If you’ve watched television or read a newspaper over the past several weeks, then you have undoubtedly heard about the Zika Virus. This virus, which is primarily spread by the bite of an infected mosquito, has been linked to birth defects in babies born to an infected mother. There have … Read More »

CAW Receives 4th Energy Efficiency Incentive from Entergy Arkansas

Central Arkansas Water (CAW) received an incentive check for $29,467 from Entergy Arkansas’ Entergy Business Solutions Large Commercial & Industrial (C&I) Program for implementing energy savings upgrades that noticeably reduced CAW’s energy consumption and operating expenses. “Entergy Arkansas offered CAW a financial incentive to make energy efficiency upgrades to our … Read More »

Wye Mountain Precautionary Boil Water Order Lifted

PULASKI CO, AR – Water service is back to normal for customers in the Wye Mountain community.  At 12:00 pm. (Thursday, March 10, 2016), Central Arkansas Water (CAW) lifted a precautionary boil water order that had been in effect over the past day for 300 customers along Underwood Road and … Read More »

Wye Mountain area customers under Precautionary Boil Notice

PULASKI CO, AR – Approximately 300 Central Arkansas Water (CAW) customers in the Wye Mountain area of Underwood Road and Hwy 113 north of Underwood Road as well as Hwy 300 east of Hwy 113 and all roads feeding off said streets are under a precautionary boil order until further … Read More »

CAW’s Efforts to Monitor for Lead in Drinking Water

  Central Arkansas Water (CAW) is committed to providing safe, reliable, high quality water to the families, businesses, and industries we serve.  As a result, CAW continually implements best practices monitor for and minimize the presence of potentially harmful contaminants in the water delivered to our customers. National headlines have … Read More »