The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities Division's primary responsibility is to collect, treat, and distribute water, waste water, and solid waste.
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The Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities Division is requesting comments on proposed new water and wastewater system development fees as required by N.C. General Statute 162A Article 8. System development fees are one-time charges assessed to recover a portion of the cost of water and sewer infrastructure to serve new customers.
Analysis and development of cost-justified water and wastewater system development fees was performed by Raftelis Financial Consultants Inc. under contract to the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities Division, and are contained in a report posted on this page. (View system development fee document [pdf/10p])
Interested parties should read the report and then submit comments to Carolyn Smith, email@example.com, and place "System Development Fee Comments" in the subject line of the email. Comments will be accepted through May 7, 2018.
If you have further questions, please contact Courtney L. Driver, Director of Utilities, during the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 336-747-7315. She is located at 101 North Main Street, Suite 357, Winston Salem, NC 27101.
The Archie Elledge Waste Water Treatment Plant received the 2017 Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation & Maintenance Excellence Award, a highly sought-after regional honor. It recognizes the plant for outstanding operation and maintenance (O&M) efforts and for the best use of its resources. Learn more.
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