Water is Our Business

At Lower Cape Fear Water & Sewer Authority we have the capabilities to provide wholesale, regional raw water from the Cape Fear River at the Kings Bluff Raw Water Pump Station behind Lock and Dam #1 within our five-county service area comprised of Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover and Pender Counties.  Additionally, the Authority has the capability to supply a treated water supply from the Cape Fear River at the Bladen Bluffs Regional Surface Water System near Tar Heel, North Carolina.  The Lower Cape Fear Water & Sewer Authority is a self-supporting agency which depends on customer rates and fees to support its operations. Our purpose is to provide a reliable and dependable surface water supply as cost-effective as possible through economy of scale while operating on sound fiscal and utility principles.

Mission Statement

To provide and assist in providing water and related services that enhances the quality of life in the region.

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READVERTISEMENT FOR THE POSTION OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF LOWER CAPE FEAR WATER AND SEWER AUTHORITY

January 15, 2020

Essential Duties: Manages the operation of a Raw Water Pumping and Transmission System that supplies raw water to three local government-owned utilities and two industries and a 6 mgd potable water treatment plant that provides potable water to one industry. Operation and maintenance of both facilities is contracted to a third party.

Serves as Finance Director for the Authority, develops and monitors the operating budget for the Authority including recommending water rates for the Authority’s customers and development of the 5 Year Capital Improvement Budget. The FY 2020 Operating Budget is $5,356,516.

Manages capital improvement projects associated with both facilities including...

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Weather this Winter Well

Weather this Winter Well

January 01, 2020

2020 is here, and it has brought wintry weather in its wake.  Whether you're in Saskatchewan or Savannah, winter weather can be rough on people, animals, roads, cars, and homes. Snow, ice, and freezing temperatures can really take a toll on a home, causing expensive damages and high utility bills. Winterizing your home can help prevent unexpected surprises, such as busted pipes, and will help with energy costs.  

Read on for some tips to help you weather this winter well . . .   

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