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Utility Commission Meeting
The Grayson Utilities Commission will hold their monthly meeting Friday, April 25, 2014 at 12:00 PM at the William J. Lewis Utility Maintenance Building. As always, the public is invited to attend.
The Grayson Utilities Commission will be closed on the following holidays for 2012:
New Years - January 1, 2014
Good Friday - April 18, 2014
Memorial Day - May 26, 2014
Independence Day - July 4, 2014
Labor Day - September 1, 2014
Veterans Day - November 11, 2014
Thanksgiving Day and Day After - November 27 & 28, 2014
Christmas - December 23, 2014 (Close at 1:00 pm), Closed December 24 & 25, 2014
New Years - January 1, 2015
NEW SEWERLINE EXTENSION - DAMRON MAYO SUBDIVISION
The Sewerline extension going to the Damron Mayo Subdivision is complete, although cleanup and restoration still continues. Every house along the path of the new sewer line is required to receive a tap. There is no tap fee for a sewer tap on this line, however, you do need to go to the Little Sandy District Health Dept. at the Carter County Court House for a plumbing permit ($35). You will also be responsible for the cost of laying your sewer line from your house to the stub out of the tap. The New Sewer Line is now ready to be hooked up to.
As of November 1, 2012, you are now being charged for sewer on your utility bill. The Out-of-Town sewer rates are based on water consumption. The base rate is $17.05 for the first 1,000 gallons and $7.21 for every 1,000 gallons thereafter.
If you have any questions regarding the new sewerline extension, please call the Utility Office at 606-474-7569, M-F 8:00-4:00.
LOCAL WATER DISTRICT HONORED!
(August 27, 2009) Representatives of Kentucky’s public drinking water and wastewater utilities gathered for the Kentucky Rural Water Association’s (KRWA) 30th Annual Conference and Exhibition August 24 – 26, 2009 in Lexington, Kentucky. Over 700 utility professionals gathered at the Hyatt Regency and Lexington Convention Center to join the Association in “Celebrating Thirty Years” of service to Kentucky’s utilities.
On Tuesday, August 25, 2009, Grayson Utilities Commission was among ten water and wastewater utilities recognized and honored at the Member Appreciation Breakfast for their outstanding service during the past year. Each year, ten finalists, that have shown exceptional efforts in meeting the needs of their communities, enhancing their operations, and complying with regulatory requirements, are recognized. The Wooden Bucket Award is presented to a water and/or wastewater utility that has made substantial and lasting improvements in providing high levels of customer service and high quality drinking water and wastewater services in its community. Other finalists included Edmonson County Water District, Judy Water Association, Lyon County Water District, Monticello Utility Commission, City of New Haven, North Mercer Water District, Paintsville City Utilities, Southeastern Water Association, and Warren County Water District. The winner of the 2009 Wooden Bucket Award was Warren County Water District.
The Kentucky Rural Water Association is a state-wide, non-profit association that provides training, on-site technical assistance, advocacy, and other services to all utilities, including over 375 member public drinking water and wastewater utilities, in Kentucky. With offices in Bowling Green and Frankfort, KRWA has been fulfilling its mission of helping water and wastewater utilities help themselves since 1979.
Contact Information: Pamela Byrd
Kentucky Rural Water Association
P.O. Box 1424
Bowling Green, KY 42102-1424