Water/Sewer Maintenance


The Water/Sewer Maintenance Department strives to provide prompt and courteous customer service, safe delivery of drinking water, and protection of the environment through the safe and efficient collection of wastewater. The department provides services to approximately 1500 customers.  It also operates and performs maintenance for aproximately 38 miles of water distribution lines, two chlorine booster stations, one treated water booster pump station and one 100,000 gallon elevated tank. The department also operates and maintains approximately 36 miles of wastewater collection lines and ten waste water lift stations.The Town purchases its drinking water from the City of Kannapolis and Salisbury-Rowan Utilities. Wastewater treatment is provided by Salisbury-Rowan Utilities.


Chris Ritchie is the Division Manager for our Water/Sewer Department.