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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Cooper St. Water & Sewer Main Replacement

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We're replacing aging water and sewer mains on Cooper St from Meeting St to America St. Our contractor, Anson Construction, will be replacing the mains to improve fire protection and service reliability in this area. For more info, inclu...

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Posted on: November 15, 2018

2019 Budget and 2019-2021 Rate Schedules Approved

Our Board of Commissioners approved our fiscal year budget for 2019 and rate schedules through 2021 at its regular monthly meeting November 15. The rate schedules include an average annual water rate increase of 3 percent and an average annual retail sewe...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Capital Improvement Project Story Map

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Our Capital Improvement Program (CIP) Story Map shows the location, status, and approximate cost of the water and wastewater capital projects for 2016 and 2017.We created the interactive map to showcase large projects undertaken to accommodate the growth ...

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Posted on: May 21, 2018

Yeamans Hall, Moore, Willard, and Pine Streets Water Main Replacement project

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Beginning the week of May 21, our Yeamans Hall, Moore, Willard, and Pine Streets Water Main Replacement project will bring construction to this area to upgrade the undersized water mains that serve this community. Primary benefits include increased flow a...

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Notice of Impact Fee Increases

Water and sewer impact fees are increasing in three phases. The first increase took effect July 1, 2016, which is the current fee below. The second increase will occur July 1, 2017 and the third July 1, 2018.

Impact fees are one-time fees charged for new c...

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Posted on: December 30, 2015

Impact Fee Increases & Important Policy Changes for New Development

Charleston Water System’s Board of Commissioners recently approved changes to the Unit Contributory Loading for an Equivalent Residential Unit as well as a three-year incremental increase for impact fees. These changes only affect new development.

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