City/County Utilities Division

The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities Division's primary responsibility is to collect, treat, and distribute water, waste water, and solid waste.

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The Archie Elledge Waste Water Treatment Plant received the 2017 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation & Maintenance Excellence Award, a highly sought-after regional honor. It recognizes the plant for outstanding operation and maintenance (O&M) efforts and for the best use of its resources. Learn more.

Team at Elledge plant

View groundwater presentation

View Water Quality presentation to council committee

Little Creek Outfall Improvement Project


Water and Sewer Rates


Solid Waste Landfill Operations Rate Increase Effective July 1, 2017

Landfill Operating Hours

Landfill Holiday Operating Hours for 2017-2018 [pdf/1p]


Latest News

Posted: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Utilities Division - June 21 The portion of Bethania Station Road between Becks Church Road and Hanes Mill Road has been clo...
Posted: Monday, May 14, 2018
Utility Commission - May 14, 2018 The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utility Commission approved increases today in water and ...
Posted: Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Utilities Division - May 8, 2018 Trade Street, between Fourth Street and the Clark Campbell Transportation Center, will be c...
Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Utilities Division - April 18, 2018 The eastbound and center turn lane of Robinhood Road, between Shoreland and Wellington r...

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