Water Department

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Elkins Water Department: 479-643-3121

The Elkins Water & Sewer Department services the residents inside the city limits of Elkins. We currently have approximately 1,066 household on our water and sewer system.

Office Hours: 8-4:30 Monday-Friday
Deposits: $125.00    ($250.00 if First Time Water)
Service Reconnect Fee: $25.00 during working hours only
Insufficient Check Fee: $20.00
We accept cash, personal check or money order payments.

* Bills are mailed out the last day of every month and are due by the 15th of the following month. A 10% late charge is applied at 8:00am  on the 16th of every month. If the 15th of the month falls on a Saturday or Sunday, the late penalty will be applied at 8:00a.m. on the first working day after the 15th. Service will be disconnected for non-payment on the 10th of the following month.

If you have questions or complaints about your water and sewer service or for more information please call the Water & Sewer Department.
Water & Sewer Superintendent- Duane Foster
Water & Sewer Office Manager- Michelle Plumlee


Trash Pick up in Elkins is through Deffenbaugh. Tuesday is trash pick-up day, and you must have your polycart or yellow bags on the curb by 7a.m.
Three different size carts are available:
96-Gallon: $16.50/month Three 32 gal bag or less/week
64-Gallon: $12.10/month Two 32 gal bag or less/week
32-Gallon: $8.00/month- One 32 gal bag or less/week


 Recycling bins are available at the Water & Sewer department.    Acceptable Items: Cardboard, Magazines, Chipboard, Phonebooks, Steel cans, Junk Mail, Aluminum Cans,  Plastics 1-7 and Newspaper.
Unacceptable Items: CannotAccept-Recyling