Public Utilities Department

Welcome!

Our job is to produce clean water, whether it is the water we deliver to your home or the water we collect after use.  Our staff is committed to providing safe drinking water for public health, fire protection, and economic prosperity, and safely conveying and reclaiming wastewater using environmentally responsible methods.  We run an effective and reliable enterprise, responsibly reinvesting in public health, environmental protection, and infrastructure at a value to our customers.

Change to Water & Sewer Rates
On July 1, 2022, the first increase in water and sewer rates since 2019 will take effect.

Drought Status
There is currently no drought declaration by the EPD for Athens-Clarke County.  No watering restrictions are in place at this time.  

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Contact Us 

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm (by phone)
9:00 am - 4:00 pm (lobby hours)
Bill Payments/Service/Connect & Disconnect
706-613-3500
Physical Address
124 E. Hancock Ave
Athens, GA   30601
Administration
Phone:  706-613-3470
Fax:  706-613-3476
DirectoryEmergency/After Hours
706-613-3481