The Macon Water Authority

790 Second Street • Macon, GA 31202-0108 • (478) 464-5600

Stormwater Management Program Services

Since Day 1 of assuming the oversight of Stormwater Management from Macon-Bibb County Government, the MWA has set its course on providing a comprehensive stormwater management program.

The following services are offered to Macon-Bibb County citizens through the current MWA Stormwater Utility.

* Repair cave-ins and sinkholes;

* Repair, replace, and/or install stormwater pipe;

* Repair or replace catch basins, frame casings, culverts, and manhole covers;

* Clean clogged catch basins and storm drains;

* Provide ditch maintenance;

* Maintain public detention ponds;

* Address stormwater drainage issues;

* Provide continual street sweeping;

* Provide necessary preventive maintenance;

* Protect water quality.

Furthermore, a Comprehensive MWA Stormwater Management Program/Utility offers the additional benefits of:

* A dedicated and sustainable funding source;

* Stormwater Utility User Fees, which are similar to water/sewer rates charged for these public services;

* Stormwater User Fees charged for the use of services, or impact of stormwater runoff on the drainage system;

* Stormwater Use Fees can be used only for continual deliver of stormwater services, stormwater operations, or the implementation of stormwater projects;

* Note: over 70 communities have Stormwater Utilities similar to the MWA, which offers evidence of the successful implementation and management of these critical community services.


Macon Water Authority
790 Second St.
P.O. Box 108
Macon, GA 31202-0108
(478) 464-5600
(478) 741-9146

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