Dorchester County Water Authority uses a blend of water from our DHEC certified wells and surface water provided by Summerville CPW. Recently, we have had reports of water having an earthy smell, and taste. This has been caused by the use of Summerville CPW water provided to them by Santee Cooper Regional Water in our […]
Dorchester County Water Authority will be closed at 12 PM Monday, August 21, 2017. Regular business hours will resume Tuesday, August 22, 2017.
Board Meetings are open to the public and held on the second Monday of each month at 5:30pm unless scheduled otherwise. Location: 967 Orangeburg Road January 9th July 10th February 13th August 14th March 13th September 14th* April 10th October 9th May 8th November 13th June 13th December 11th
As of this billing cycle customers will be assigned new account numbers. These account numbers will now be unique to each customer and seperate from their location number. Once the account number is assigned it is permanently associated with the customer. If you leave our system and return this allows us to more quickly access […]
Update: Online and phone payments are now available again. Please visit our payment options page for more info. Please note that bookmarks you have saved that lead to our previous provider, Bill-Trust, should no longer be used. You will need to use your NEW ACCOUNT NUMBER to register for Payment Service Network. Dorchester County Water Authority has […]
Starting August 1st, 2016 all new customers will be charged a water deposit of $75.
Water Heater Flush – How to Flush a Gas or Electric Water Heater Water heater manufacturers recommend flushing sediment from your storage type water heater periodically. How often your model needs to be flushed depends upon the quality of the water in your area. Areas with high mineral content will have to flush more often. […]