Water Improvements

Water Improvements
June 14, 2019
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The Eufaula Public Works Authority began the process for major water line improvements in 2018.  After conducting a city-wide water analysis and adopting a capital improvement plan for the water system, the EPWA was approved for a $7,185,000 loan from the Oklahoma Water Resource Board in December 2018.  Engineering survey and design work began immediately on the replacement of over 60,000 feet of water lines, 40 isolation valves and 70 fire hydrants.

-Proposed Line Replacement Map

-Proposed Map Detailed Version

Estimated Timeline


  • April 12: All engineering submitted to DEQ. Complete.
  • Late April/Early May: DEQ issues permit for water system improvements. Complete.
  • June 7: Bid opening for first project and submission to DEQ for approval (minimum 21-day bid period with an additional week). Complete.
  • Early June: DEQ approves and recommends the loan closing for $6,185,000. Complete.
  • June 18: Eufaula Public Works Authority consideration for approval of the loan documents.
  • August/September: Begin construction on Package A.


  • January: Advertise bids for Package B.
  • March: Begin construction for Package B.
  • September: Complete Package A.
  • October: Advertise bids for Package C.
  • December: Begin construction for Package C.


  • April: Complete Package B.
  • December: Complete construction for Package C.

Important Links:

Water Sewer Rate Table - Effective for the October 2018 Billing Cycle

Fee Schedule Resolution approved 9/10/2018

2017 Annual Water Quality Report

City-Wide Water Analysis Report 2018

Public Works Director


Utility Billing Clerk

Sybil Swepston

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