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Evansville Water and Sewer Utility is committed to transparency and accountability – and keeping our customers and community informed. Stay up-to-date about Utility initiatives and track water and sewer projects happening in your neighborhood. Connect with us on social media or send us an email. We believe communication is a two-way exchange and welcome your feedback and comments.

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News Media Inquiries

Thank you for your interest in the Evansville Water and Sewer Utility. All media inquiries are handled by our Public Information Officer. If you represent a news organization and are requesting information or an interview, please contact:

Ella Johnson-Watson
Phone: 812-435-6750

News Releases

EWSU IT/GIS Team Receives Excellence in GIS Award

Congratulations to Evansville Water and Sewer Utility GIS Application Coordinator Ryan Key and GIS Technician Aaron Krohn on winning the Excellence in GIS Award from the Indiana Geographic Information Council. The award recognizes EWSU’s IT/GIS Team as a leader in statewide GIS.

Read full story | May 23, 2023

EWSU to Switch Water Disinfectant May 22 Through July 10

Starting May 22 and continuing until July 10, Evansville Water and Sewer Utility will temporarily switch the disinfectant used in the water treatment process to free chlorine from the regularly used disinfectant chloramine. This is a common preventive maintenance practice to keep water mains clean and free of potentially harmeful bacteria throughout the year.

Read full story | May 18, 2023

Winners Announced in EWSU Student Artwork Contest

Evansville Water and Sewer Utility (EWSU) is pleased to announce the 12 top winners in the “How Much Do You Know About H2O” Student Artwork Contest. The Utility invited students from Lincoln School, Evansville Day School and Signature School to submit artwork depicting the importance of water in everyday life.

Read full story | May 09, 2023

Don’t Flush “Disposable” Wipes, Throw Them in the Trash

Evansville Water and Sewer Utility (EWSU) reminds customers to never dispose of wipes in the toilet. Some wipes are labeled “disposal” and “flushable,” but they do not break down in sewers before reaching the city’s two wastewater treatment plants.

Read full story | January 25, 2023

Toyota Trinity Stormwater Park

A new green infrastructure project offers a unique solution to reducing combined sewer overflows into the Ohio River while creating much-needed greenspace in Downtown Evansville.

Read full story | December 01, 2022

Evansville Water and Sewer Utility Bill Relief Program PSA Resources

The Evansville Water and Sewer Utility Bill Relief Program is designed to help individuals and households lighten the cost of their utility bill.

Read full story | July 20, 2022

Evansville Water and Sewer Utility Revises Bill Relief Program

The Evansville Water and Sewer Utility (EWSU) has made two important changes to the Bill Relief Program previously announced. Customers can apply now to see if they qualify for a $10 monthly credit on their utility bill.

Read full story | June 29, 2022