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SouthWest Water Partners with Jacksonville State University for Certification Program

SouthWest Water Company’s facilities in Shelby County, Alabama will soon become a teaching laboratory, with the advent of a partnership with Jacksonville State University. Students at SWWC facilities will be learning the practical aspects of water and wastewater treatment while on the way to acquiring their Grade IV Operator Certificate. “We are pleased to be working in […]

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Important Announcement Concerning 2016 Monthly Rates

Effective January 1, 2016, the new monthly charge will be $108.43 per Equivalent Dwelling Unit.  That is, residential accounts will be billed this amount each month while commercial accounts will be charged the appropriate multiple of this fee. This calculation has been reviewed and approved by the North Shelby Sewer Rate Review Board.  The Rate […]

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Announcement Regarding 2015 North Shelby Monthly Fees

As previously communicated, SWWC Utilities, Inc. has recently completed a major plant upgrade that will enable this utility to meet stringent new phosphorus regulations mandated by the US Environmental Protection Agency and the Alabama Department of Environmental Management designed to protect several plant and animal species in the Cahaba River Basin. This upgrade enables the […]

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SouthWest Water Company Recognizes Engineering Students

Four Outstanding High School Graduates from North Shelby County Earn Scholarships

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Why We Take Care of the River

A new ad in the Shelby County Reporter explains exactly why SouthWest Water Company takes care of the Cahaba River: so the river can take care of you. To help protect natural resources, scenic beauty, and biological diversity in the Cahaba River, SouthWest Water Company has invested over $10 million in our local utilities. This allows […]

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Cub Scouts Learn About the Environment at SWWC

Members of the Cub Scouts of America, Pack 71 visited SouthWest Water Company’s North Shelby Treatment Plant recently to learn more about protecting the environment through quality wastewater treatment. General Manager Craig Sorensen explained the purpose of the treatment facility and the processes required to treat wastewater to standards set down by the Environmental Protection […]

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