Henderson, Kentucky

 

In case of water or sewer emergency call HWU at 270-826-2824 (Answered 24/7/365).

 

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Tuesday August 20th, 2019 - 8:36 am

After delays for materials delivery, the Myrene Pump Station replacement project will begin on the week of September 1st, with such things as construction staking and fencing to take place the week before. ... See MoreSee Less

Friday August 16th, 2019 - 1:27 pm

The agenda for the August 19, 2019 Water and Sewer Commission Meeting is available on the HWU website (in PDF format) at this link:

tinyurl.com/HWU-Board-Agenda

The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. at the Bobby Gish Administrative Building located at 111 Fifth Street in Henderson.
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Wednesday August 14th, 2019 - 4:30 pm

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

Henderson Water Utility Sellars Ditch Water Line Crossing Project

Bid Reference # 201919

Description of Work: The Henderson Water Utility (Owner) hereby gives notice that sealed bids will be received for furnishing and installing a 12” Water Line Across Sellars Ditch by Directional Drilling, in Henderson, KY.

BID OPENING: Sealed Bids will be received until 1:30 p.m., Local Time on 4 September 2019, in the offices of the Henderson Water Utility (HWU), 111 Fifth Street, Henderson, Kentucky, 42420. After the official bid closing time, the Bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

BIDDING DOCUMENTS: Bidding Documents are on file for inspection and may be obtained at the offices of HWU, at the address listed above, during regular business hours, or by accessing the HWU Bids Page at this link: tinyurl.com/hwu-bids

Questions regarding the Bid Documents and Plans should be directed to Tom Williams, General Manager, at the address listed above, during regular business hours. Telephone: 270.826.2421.

LEGAL PROVISIONS: Bids shall include all required submittals as identified in the Bid Documents, including Bid, Performance and Payment Bonds.

BID REJECTION/ACCEPTANCE/WITHDRAWAL: The Owner reserves the right to reject any and all Bids, waive informalities in bidding, or to accept the Bid or Bids which best serve the interests of the Owner.
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Friday August 9th, 2019 - 10:28 am

Thanks to quick work by HWU crews and the Library’s construction contractor, the section of Washington Street that’s been closed since 30 July was opened yesterday. Thanks to all for their patience while this street was closed, for utility connections to be installed for the new building. ... See MoreSee Less

Tuesday August 6th, 2019 - 5:34 pm

⚠️ THIS ALERT IS NO LONGER ACTIVE OR HAS BEEN SUPERSEDED BY ANOTHER ALERT ⚠️

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued August 06 at 6:25PM EDT until August 06 at 7:00PM EDT by NWS

SUMMARY:
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The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a * Severe Thunderstorm Warning for... Southwestern Henderson County in northwestern Kentucky... Southeastern Union County in northwestern Kentucky... Webster County in northwestern Kentucky... * Until 600 PM CDT.

AFFECTS: Henderson; Union; Webster

INSTRUCTION: [None]

URL TO LIVE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INFO:
alerts.weather.gov/cap/wwacapget.php?x=KY125D09D526A4.SevereThunderstormWarning.125D09D543F0KY.PA...

URGENCY: Immediate

SEVERITY: Severe

CERTAINTY: Observed

EFFECTIVE DATE: 8/6/19 5:25 PM CDT

EXPIRATION DATE: 8/6/19 6:00 PM CDT

FULL ALERT TEXT:
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The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Southwestern Henderson County in northwestern Kentucky...
Southeastern Union County in northwestern Kentucky...
Webster County in northwestern Kentucky...
* Until 600 PM CDT.
* At 525 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 7 miles south of
Breckinridge Center, moving southeast at 20 mph.
HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts and quarter size hail.
SOURCE...Radar indicated.
IMPACT...Hail damage to vehicles is expected. Expect wind damage
to roofs, siding, and trees.
* Locations impacted include...
Morganfield, Providence, Sturgis, Breckinridge Center, Sebree,
Clay, Dixon, Corydon, Waverly, Slaughters and Wheatcroft.
This includes Interstate 69 in Kentucky between Mile Markers 128 and
135.
HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...60MPH
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Welcome to Henderson Water Utility’s Website.

This site contains information about Henderson, Kentucky’s Henderson Water Utility, the services we offer, and other information of interest to the community.

The Water and Sewer Commission meetings are normally held at the Bobby Gish Administrative Building located at 111 Fifth Street on the third Monday of each month at 4:30 p.m. local time.  Please call 270-826-2421 if you have any questions concerning the meetings.

Henderson is a “Combined Sewer System” community.  In the older parts of the city, we have combined sewers that channel both sanitary and stormwater to the wastewater treatment plant when it rains.  In newer parts of the city, we have a separate storm sewer system.

Learn more about Henderson’s Combined Sewer System

Learn more about Henderson’s Separate Sewer System:

Wastewater
Stormwater


2019 CONSUMER CONFIDENCE REPORTS
for both the North and South Water Treatment Plants

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NORTH Water Treatment Plant
Serving the City of Henderson
and portions of Henderson County

2019 Henderson Water Utility North annual water quality report is available.

This report contains important information about your drinking water.

Please go to www.hkywater.org/ccr/north.pdf to view your 2019 annual water quality report or to request a paper copy call 270-826-2421.

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SOUTH Water Treatment Plant
Serving the City of Sebree, Beech Grove,
and portions of Henderson County

2019 Henderson Water Utility South annual water quality report is available.

This report contains important information about your drinking water.

Please go to www.hkywater.org/ccr/south.pdf to view your 2019 annual water quality report or to request a paper copy call 270-826-2421.