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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

Holiday Used Cooking Oil Disposal Event November 25 at Sunrise Pump Station

For the third year in a row, Evansville Water and Sewer Utility (EWSU) will accept used cooking oil from residential customers to ensure the oil is properly disposed of and does not harm the environment or end up in our sewers.

Read full story | October 25, 2023

Evansville’s Annual Fall Leaf Collection Starts October 30

Starting October 30, and continuing through December 8, 2023, Evansville residents who pay for trash service with their monthly Evansville Water and Sewer Utility bill can participate in the annual Fall Leaf Collection Program.

Read full story | October 11, 2023

Evansville Mayor Winnecke, EWSU Receive Honors at 2023 Aim Ideas Summit

Mayor Lloyd Winnecke was honored with the Russell G. Lloyd Distinguished Service Award, and the Evansville Water and Sewer Utility proudly received the 2023 Aim Community Placemaking Award for the transformative Sunrise Pump Station and Cascade project.

Read full story | August 24, 2023

EWSU Announces Temporary Disinfectant Switch Starting August 28

Twice a year, Evansville Water and Sewer Utility (EWSU) temporarily changes the disinfectant used in the water treatment process. The next switch will begin on Monday, August 28, and continue until Monday, October 16.

Read full story | August 11, 2023

Evansville Water and Sewer Utility Extends Bill Relief Program Applications Open Now

The Evansville Water and Sewer Utility (EWSU) is extending the Bill Relief Program for its second year, to help income-eligible individuals and families in the community lighten the cost of their utility bill.

Read full story | July 05, 2023

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

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