Water Department

** NOTICE **

On Monday, September 21, 2020, the Craven County Board of Commissioners approved an increase in the water tap fees. The new fee schedule will not be implemented until Monday, October 12, 2020, to give all potential customers time to apply with the current fee schedule. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call Craven County Water Customer Service at: 252-636-6615. The new water tap fee schedule can be viewed by clicking .

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The Water Department, as a whole, encompasses both Field and Office Staff that work together to accomplish the goal of providing safe and affordable drinking water to the citizens of Craven County that live in the unincorporated areas. We service a diverse population that spans from the North West part of Craven County all the way to the Harlowe area. We service around 15,000 homes and businesses while continuing to be proactive in the education of conserving this most valuable resource.

For after-hours emergencies, call 252-636-6615.

Dare Drive Water Tank

Dare Drive Water Tank

Water Plant

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