From the Reservoir

CAW Board Finalist Interviews_December 2, 2019

LITTLE ROCK — The Board of Commissioners, Central Arkansas Water (CAW), will hold a Special Called Meeting beginning at 1:45 p.m. on Monday, December 2, 2019, to interview the candidates for the current board vacancy. The Board reviewed applications following the regularly scheduled Board meeting selecting two candidates to interview … Read More »

Introducing the Nation’s First Water Leak Detection Dog

LITTLE ROCK, AR – On Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Central Arkansas Water introduced one of its newest employees Vessel, the nation’s first water leak detection dog! What is a water leak detection dog? This black lab mix will help the utility find surfacing and non-surfacing leaks within our distribution system. … Read More »

Tips to Avoid Frozen Pipes at Your Home

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 »

CAW Recognized For Best-Tasting Drinking Water

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Central Arkansas residents can take pride and satisfaction in knowing they have access to the best-tasting water in the region! Central Arkansas Water won the annual Water Taste Contest at the Southwest Section American Water Works Association (AWWA) Annual Conference and Exposition, competing against the City … Read More »

Fire Hydrant Testing in North Little Rock – November and December 2019

The North Little Rock Fire Department, in coordination with Central Arkansas Water, will be testing public fire hydrants November 1 – December 8, 2019.  Because the inspections involve the increased flow of water from fire hydrants, some customers may notice discolored water at the tap during the process. The purpose of the inspections … Read More »

Prescribed Burn Advisory October 2, 2019_south shore Lake Maumelle

LITTLE ROCK, AR — A prescribed burn will occur on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 on the south shore of Lake Maumelle Watershed near the Bufflehead Bay public use area, west of the WestRock Landing Marina.  In order to restore and maintain natural conditions to our forests and protect water quality,  … Read More »

CAW Board Seeking Candidates to Fill Vacancy

LITTLE ROCK – The Board of Commissioners, Central Arkansas Water (CAW), will be accepting letters of interest and resumes beginning September 29, 2019, to fill the vacancy for a North Little Rock representative on the water board. For consideration, an applicant must be a North Little Rock resident and must … Read More »

City of Sherwood Fire Hydrant Testing October 14 – 25, 2019

October 14th – 25th, the Sherwood Fire Department, in coordination with Central Arkansas Water, will be conducting flow-and-drain tests on public fire hydrants within the city limits.  Because the inspections involve the increased flow of water from fire hydrants, some customers may notice brief discolored water at the tap during the … Read More »

City of Maumelle Fire Hydrant Testing September 23 – October 11, 2019

Starting Monday, September 23, the Maumelle Fire Department, in coordination with Central Arkansas Water, will begin testing public fire hydrants within the city limits of Maumelle. To pose as little inconvenience as possible to residents and businesses, Fire Department crews will conduct the tests during daylight hours. Maumelle Fire Department, … Read More »

Labor Day Office Closure_September 2, 2019

LITTLE ROCK — Central Arkansas Water will observe Labor Day, as a federal holiday, with the closure of offices on Monday, September 2, 2019, and will re-open for business on Tuesday, September 3. The water utility responds to emergencies 24 hours a day (including holidays).  The telephone number for daytime … Read More »