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 »

Holiday Office Closures_February 2016

  LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water (CAW) will observe Presidents Day/Daisy Gatson Bates Day with the closure of offices on Monday, February 15, 2016. Utility offices will re-open for business on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. CAW responds to emergencies 24 hours a day (including holidays).  The telephone number for … Read More »

CAW Schedules Prescribed Burn for February 5, 2016

LITTLE ROCK, AR — A prescribed burn will occur on Friday, February 5, in the Lake Maumelle Watershed, weather and site conditions permitting. In order to restore and maintain natural conditions to our forests and protect water quality, Central Arkansas Water (CAW) has partnered with The Nature Conservancy and other state … Read More »

CAW Board Names C. Tad Bohannon as Chief Executive Officer

LITTLE ROCK – The Board of Commissioners of Central Arkansas Water (CAW) announced today that it has selected C. Tad Bohannon for the role of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.  The announcement followed an interview with the CAW Board where Mr. Bohannon responded to questions from the CAW Board and … Read More »

CAW to Hold Public Interview for CEO

LITTLE ROCK – The Board of Commissioners of Central Arkansas Water (CAW) announced yesterday that it will hold a public interview with C. Tad Bohannon on Thursday, January 21, at 4pm for the role of Chief Executive Officer.  The interview will occur as part of a special called board meeting … 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 »