Interesting Facts

  • Texarkana Water Utilities is a city department that is jointly operated by the Cities of Texarkana, Arkansas and Texas
  • Water Service is provided to:
    • City of Texarkana, TX
    • City of Texarkana, AR
      • Mandeville
      • Union
    • 7 Member Cities (Partner Cities who receive water at the same rate as Texarkana)
      • Annona, TX
      • Avery, TX
      • DeKalb, TX
      • Hooks, TX
      • Maud, TX
      • New Boston, TX
      • Wake Village, TX
    • 9 Wholesale Customers
      • City of Leary
      • City of Nash, TX
      • City of Redwater, TX
      • Central Bowie Corp
      • D&Z Industrial
      • Macedonia Corp
      • Miller County Public Water Authority
      • Oak Grove Corp
      • Red River Water Corp
  • TWU treated 4.14 billion gallons of wastewater in 2016 (2015: 4.46 billion gallons)
  • Composting diverted 214,300 cu. yds. of greenwaste from area landfills in 2016 (2015: 136,000 cu. yds.)
  • South Regional WWTP produced 4,438 metric tons of biosolids for composting in 2016 (2015: 3,258 metric tons)
  • Texarkana has over 897 miles of water mains and 3,613 fire hydrants in 2016 As the GIS accuracy improves, we are now better at eliminating privately owned and abandoned features.
  • Texarkana has 555 miles of wastewater main lines in 2016
  • Number of Wastewater Plants 3
    • South Regional WWTP
    • Waggoner Creek WWTP
    • North Texarkana WWTP
  • Texarkana has 55 wastewater lift stations (2015: 52 lift stations)