Water & Sewer Department

Water & Sewer Department Responsibilities


Joe Hawk
Utilities Supervisor

601 NW 2nd St.
Abilene, KS  67410

Phone: 785-263-3510
Fax: 785-263-3594


Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm

The Water Distribution and Sewer Collection Department is staffed by 4 employees. Some of their responsibilities are meter reading, installing new service connections, maintenance and repairs to all water mains and service lines. They do daily work order requests and Kansas One-call locates of the City's water and sewer lines. They also do repair and replacement of fire hydrants,valves, and shut-offs for non-payment. This crew also does all the routine and emergency sewer main cleaning in the City's sewer collection lines. The City contains roughly 50 to 60 miles of water and sewer mains.