On November 15, 1966, the first meeting of
the Alexandria Water board was held in Alexandria. The Alexandria System
was put into operation in September 1969 serving approximately 130
On November 12, 1968, the
first meeting if the Websters Chapel Water Board was held in Websters
Chapel. The Websters Chapel System was put into operation in 1969.
In 1977, these two systems merged to form
Calhoun County Water and Fire Protection Authority.
Presently, we have 10,127
active customers. We have approximately 1,000 miles of water
lines. We have a 6,000,000 gallon-per-day Filtration Plant that we
use presently to produce about 3,000,000 gallons per day. We have
18 storage tanks plus a clear well located at the filtration plant for a
total storage of 3,615,000 gallons. Out water supply comes from
Seven Springs, Reads Mill Spring, Websters Chapel Well and we also
purchase water from Oxford Water and Anniston Water.