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Water

The safe and reliable production of drinking water, free of harmful bacteria and other pollutants, is the top priority of the City of Dawsonville Water Department.  Strict drinking water standards control all aspects of treatment for our public water supplies (treatment, storage, and distribution) to ensure the delivery of safe water to consumers.  Our goal is to meet or exceed all standards.  

New Service:

A person seeking water, sewer, and/or garbage service from the City of Dawsonville shall complete an application at City Hall.

A customer security deposit and ID will be required.  For more information call City Hall at (706)265-3256.


Policy for City of Dawsonville Utility Bills
 
Due dates for utility bills are as follows:
    •    Due upon receipt each month without penalty, which is added after the 15th of each month. 
    •    The late fee is 10% percent of total amount due.
 
Pay Utility Bill: 
 
In the Office
Mail
Outside Payment Box

Office Location: Dawsonville Water Department at City Hall, 415 Hwy. 53 East, Suite 10

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 6  Dawsonville, GA  30534

Office Hours:  Monday-Friday  8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Contact: Phone: (706)265-3256  Fax: (706)265-4214

Infrastructure

The City of Dawsonville built the first spring in 1953, which was the first source of water in Dawson County.  The City now operates four groundwater wells and a spring, has two elevated storage tanks, and has two wells under construction. Water is monitored continuously to ensure drinking quality.
 
       


 

Georgia EPD Declares Level 2 Drought Response, Encourages Water Conservation

State Drought Monitor

Link:

http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/Home/StateDroughtMonitor.aspx?GA

Water Conservation

Link:

http://epd.georgia.gov/water-conservation

General Outdoor Watering

  • •   Even-numbered addresses may only water Wednesdays & Saturdays before 10 a.m. and after 4 p.m.
  • •   Odd-numbered addresses may only water on Thursdays & Sundays before 10 a.m. and after 4 p.m.

Prohibited Outdoor Water Uses

  • •   Washing hard surfaces.
  • •   Water for ornamental purposes.
  • •   The use of fire hydrants, except for firefighting, public health, safety or flushing.
  • •   Non-commercial vehicle washing, including charity and fundraising car washes.
  • •   Non-commercial pressure washing.