Category: News

The Latest Drought Information and Ways You Can Help

Greenville Water’s service area is experiencing dry weather. Anderson, Oconee, Pickens and Greenville Counties are no longer considered to be in drought. However due to low reservoir storage levels in the Savannah River Basin, the area is still considered to be in Stage 1 of the low inflow protocol by…

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Greenville Water Rescinds 3% Rate Increase

Strong financial position in 2017 On Tuesday, the Greenville Water Commission approved a five year Capital Improvements Plan and waived the scheduled 3% rate increase on the monthly base charge, consumption rate and private fire protection charge for 2017. Previous budgets and financial reports predicted the need for 3% annual…

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A Special Thank You from a Customer

Greenville Water’s customer service department is staffed with around 20 employees. This department is responsible for answering phone calls, taking payments over the phone and in person. During the month of November the customer service department answered 20,784 calls, took 7600 payments in the lobby and assisted 365 customers with…

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Greenville Water Honored for Management Excellence

Newport Beach, California, October 20, 2014– The Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA) honors Greenville Water with the Gold Award for Exceptional Utility Performance in ceremonies at its 2014 Executive Management Conference. In 2006, seven national agencies including EPA and AMWA created a Committee to address common challenges that water…

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Greenville Water Acknowledged for Financial Excellence

Greenville SC- September 22, 2014- The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded Greenville Water the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013. The Certificate of Achievement is…

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