Water Utilities


Water Utilities 

The Water Utilities Department is responsible for water operations and wastewater operations in the City of Abilene, including: providing for adequate, high quality water supply; treating and distributing potable water; collecting all wastewaters discharged to sanitary sewer systems; and transporting and treating all wastewater prior to discharging it into the environment. 

Water Conservation -


Water Utility Office

The Water Utility Office is responsible for the customer service function of the Water Utilities Department, including meter reading, billing, collections, and customer assistance for over 39,000 accounts. The office also oversees the water conservation education efforts of the department.

Water Production

Water Production maintains and repairs; raw water pumping facilities, water treatment equipment, water distribution facilities, and instrumentation systems associated with water and wastewater functions.

Water Treatment

Water Treatment treats raw water to drinking water standards in the most cost-effective way possible.

Water Distribution

Water Distribution/Sewage Collection provides field support for customer service and maintains water distribution and sewage collection systems and associated facilities.

Wastewater Treatment

Wastewater Treatment treats and discharges wastewater for the City of Abilene in compliance with state and federal regulations.

Quality Control

Quality Control monitors quality of water and wastewater in order to protect the health, safety, and environment of Abilene citizens.




Rodney Taylor

Director of Water Utilities

(325) 676-6452