The Macon Water Authority

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State Declares Level 1 Drought for Macon-Bibb County


With drought conditions worsening throughout the state this fall, the Georgia Environmental Protection Division has implemented a Level 1 Drought Response for 103 counties, including Macon-Bibb County. As a result, the MWA is educating its customers about the effects of drought on water resources...

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Thanks to all Supporters of Ocmulgee Alive!


“Clean Streets = Clean Streams = Clean Ocmulgee.” That was the theme of this year’s 15th annual Ocmulgee Alive! This annual river cleanup is one of the largest public outreach initiatives of the MWA and its non-profit Macon Water Alliance. The success of Ocmulgee Alive! can be attributed to...

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Ocmulgee Alive! Honors YKK's Jim Spry


As the MWA, sponsors, and organizers made preparations for the 15th Annual Ocmulgee Alive! – Macon’s annual river cleanup event on Saturday Oct. 26, 2019 – they did so with heavy hearts in remembrance of Jim Spry, who has been one of the event’s long-time advocates. James “Jim” Eldon Spry, who pa...

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MWA Halfway Through Design-Build Project


Over $40 Million Being Invested in Rehab of Both MWA Water Reclamation Facilities. Roughly halfway through the timeline to rehabilitate both of its Water Reclamation Facilities, the MWA and the Haskell Company remain on schedule and within budget. The Authority is investing over $40 million towar...

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MWA Takes On Stormwater for Macon-Bibb


The MWA has entered into two new Intergovernmental Agreements with Macon-Bibb County – first, for expanded Stormwater Management services, and second, over funding for Stormwater Capital Projects, utilizing SPLOST and/or other revenues from the Capital Year (CY) budgets of 2021 thru 2027. The Int...

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