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As your local water utility provider, we strive to keep you continually updated on all matters related to your water service. If you do not find the information you need, please contact our office and we will gladly assist you!

FEBRUARY 2024 LOCKOUTS

FEBRUARY 2024 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2024. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 2/15, please disregard this...

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January 2024 Lockouts

JANUARY 2024 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed, TUESDAY, JANUARY 30, 2024. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 1/15, please disregard this...

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DECEMBER 2023 LOCKOUTS

DECEMBER 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed tomorrow, WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 27, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 12/15, please...

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NOVEMBER 2023 LOCKOUTS

NOVEMBER 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 11/15, please disregard this...

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NOVEMBER 2, 2023 OFFICE CLOSURE

WEST ALLEN PARISH WATER DISTRICT IS CLOSED TODAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2023 BECAUSE OF A FAMILY EMERGENCY AND TRAINING.  WE WILL REOPEN TOMORROW MORNING AT 8:00. 

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October 2023 Lockouts

OCTOBER 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 10/15, please disregard this...

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BOIL ADVISORY LIFTED

Boil Advisory Lifted: This is West Allen Parish Water District with notification that the boil advisory that was issued on Cow Trail Road has now lifted. Your water has been tested and has been...

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COW TRAIL BOIL ADVISORY

Boil Advisory:  A boil advisory is now in effect due to a water leak repair on Cow Trail Road.   This boil advisory affects all of Cow Trail Road.    you will be under a boil advisory until water...

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SEPTEMBER 2023 LOCKOUTS

SEPTEMBER 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 09/15, please disregard this...

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August 2023 Lockouts

AUGUST 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 08/15, please disregard this...

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JULY 2023 LOCKOUT MESSAGE

JULY 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed MONDAY, JULY 24, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 07/15, please disregard this notification. If...

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2022 Annual Water Quality Report

You can view the Annual Water Quality Report online @https://westallenwater.myruralwater.com/ccr1. It contains information about the source and quality of your drinking water. Call our office at...

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Water grade

We at the WEST ALLEN PARISH WATER SYSTEM work around the clock to provide top quality drinking water to every tap. We ask that all our customers help us protect and conserve our water sources,...

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JUNE 2023 LOCKOUTS

JUNE 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed MONDAY, JUNE 26, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 06/15, please disregard this notification. If...

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May 2023 Lockouts

MAY 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed TUESDAY, MAY 23, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 05/15, please disregard this notification. If you...

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MARCH 2023 LOCKOUT MESSAGE

MARCH 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed MONDAY, MARCH 27, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 03/15, please disregard this...

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OFFICE CLOSURE

West Allen Parish Water District will be closed tomorrow, Thursday, March 2, 2023 due to unforeseen circumstances. We will reopen on Friday, March 3, 2023 @ 8:00 A.M. In case of concern or...

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FEBRUARY 2023 LOCKOUT MESSAGE

FEBRUARY 2023 Lockouts for nonpayment of water bills will be performed MONDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2023. If you have already paid your water bill which was due by 02/15, please disregard this...

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FREEZE WEATHER REMINDER

FREEZING WEATHER REMINDER: West Allen Parish Water District would like to remind its customers to protect your water piping from the upcoming freezing weather through the next few days...

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Boil Advisory Lifted

Boil Advisory Lifted:  This is West Allen Parish Water District with notification that the boil advisory that was issued on Annie Reeves Road has now lifted.  Your water has been tested and has...

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Boil Advisory

Boil Advisory: A boil advisory is now in effect due to a water main repair on Annie Reeves Road. You may experience loss of water.  Operators are on site working to restore service to you as soon...

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BOIL ADVISORY LIFTED

Boil Advisory lifted:  This is West Allen Parish Water District with notification that the boil advisory that was issued in your area has now lifted.  Your water has been tested and has been shown...

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ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING

West Allen Parish Water District has rescheduled the annual public meeting due to

illness and unforeseen circumstances and will meet On Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at 5:30 p.m. 

The meeting will...

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BOIL ADVISORY

Boil Advisory:  A boil advisory is now in effect due to installing valves on water mains.  This boil advisory affects Rodeo Pen Road, Borel Road, Outer Limits Road and Saw Mill Road.  You will...

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BOIL ADVISORY LIFTED

Boil Advisory Lifted.  This is West Allen Parish Water District with notification that the boil advisory that was issued in your area has now lifted.  Your water has been tested and has been shown...

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Boil Advisory

Boil Advisory:  A boil advisory is now in effect due to a water main repair on Topsy Bel Rd.   This boil advisory affects Topsy Bel Road beginning at 5806 Topsy Bel Road and ending at 5274 Topsy...

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Fitzenreiter Land Purchase

West Allen Parish Water District would like to personally thank the Fitzenreiter family; Valerie Fitzenreiter, Ruth Anne Louviere and James Louviere for agreeing to sell 3 acres of land on Bel...

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New Office Manager

West Allen Parish Water District welcomes Ms. Kimberly Jonette Westmoreland as its new Office Manager.  Ms. Westmoreland is a resident of Reeves and holds an Associates Degree in Accounting.  We...

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Accepting Resumes for Administrative Manager

The West Allen Parish Water District is accepting resumes for the position of Administrative Manager. This position is responsible for the administrative aspects of managing critical...

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Meter Installation Price Increase

At the February 2022 meeting of the Board of Directors of West Allen Parish Water District, the increase in the costs of parts and materials used in the installation of new water meters was...

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Notification: Accepting Bids For New Truck

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NOTICE TO BIDDERS

 

Notice is hereby given on behalf of West Allen Parish Water District, Parish of Allen, Board of Commissioners, which will accept bids until Tuesday,...

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WINTER WEATHER SERVICE REMINDER

FREEZING WEATHER REMINDER: West Allen Parish Water District would like to remind its customers to protect your water piping from the upcoming freezing weather through the next few days of cold...

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UPDATED: SCHEDULED WATER OUTAGE FOR CERTAIN ROADS

UPDATE:  AS OF 12/17/2021 AT 8:25 A.M., THIS BOIL ADVISORY HAS BEEN RESCINDED.  THE SAMPLES THAT WERE COLLECTED HAVE COME BACK CLEAR AND FREE OF ANY COLIFORM BACTERIA AND THE CUSTOMERS ON THESE...

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Attorney General Opinion Regarding 2021 Winter Weather

PUBLIC NOTICE: AG’S OPINION DUE TO WINTERY WEATHER FEBRUARY 2021

 

In March of this year, the Board of Directors of West Allen Parish Water District requested an opinion from the Louisiana...

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Water Theft & Tampering

SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR WEST ALLEN CUSTOMERS REGARDING WATER METER TAMPERING ~

Tampering with or destroying your water meter is a criminal offense. Having an illegal water connection, otherwise...

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How to read your water meter and check for leaks:

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January Meter Reading Notification

JANUARY METER READING NOTIFICATION

Meters were read January 14-15, 2021.  The following Monday morning, January 18th, office staff tried to retrieve the readings from the laptop and discovered...

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Post Office Closure

NOTIFICATION:  As of today, 12/22/2020, the US Post Office in Reeves has been closed.  Contact has been made with the Postmaster of the Kinder US Post Office branch and we have been assured that...

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October Word of Warning/Disconnections

WORD OF WARNING:

In the months of July, August and September, the Board of Directors of West Allen Parish Water District suspended the lockout for nonpayment dates and in the months of August and...

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New Policy

Due to expressed concerns about who recieves phone calls from the water district due to high water consumption and who does not receive calls, the following policy was adopted:

ALERT BY LETTER OR...

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Water Leak Detector/Smart Valve Information

https://www.moen.com/flo

Click on this link to check out a technology that is now availabe.  Some of our customers have asked about this in the past.  Now it's here!

Protect Your Home from Water...

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Lobby Reopening

Per the Board of Director’s, the office lobby of West Allen Parish Water District will reopen for business on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 7:00 a.m.    Please be aware that only one customer will be...

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Suspension of May 2020 Disconnection & Late Assessment

SUSPENSION OF MAY 2020 DISCONNECTION & LATE ASSESSMENT

May 5, 2020 ~ In an effort to assist during this public health emergency, and per the State of Louisiana Proclamation JBE 2020-27 and the...

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Suspension of April 2020 Lockout Date and Waiving of Late Assessment Fee

SUSPENSION OF APRIL 2020 DISCONNECTION & LATE ASSESSMENT

April 16, 2020 ~ In an effort to assist during this public health emergency, and per the State of Louisiana Proclamation JBE 2020-27 and...

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Lobby Closure

WEST ALLEN PARISH WATER DISTRICT ~LOBBY CLOSURE as of March 23, 2020

 

WEST ALLEN PARISH WATER DISTRICT has determined that, in the best interest and safety of the public and our employees, to...

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SUSPENSION OF MARCH 2020 DISCONNECTION & LATE ASSESSMENT FEE

SUSPENSION OF MARCH 2020 DISCONNECTION & LATE ASSESSMENT

March 18, 2020 ~ In an effort to assist during this public health emergency, and per the State of Louisiana Proclamation JBE 2020-27 and...

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West Allen Parish Water District Remains Open

Reeves, La., March 16, 2020 ~
TO THE CUSTOMERS OF WAPWD, until further notice, we will continue to operate as normal at this time. Our lobby will be open but we encourage our customers, in...

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DECEMBER DATES OF NOTE

The annual Community Gumbo will be held Friday, December 6, 2019 at the Reeves Fire Department and will begin at 6:00 p.m.  Please bring your family and enjoy this free event as we fellowship...

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Boil Advisory Update

UPDATE ON BOIL ADVISORY: The boil advisory that was issued for Grisby Well Road and a portion of Adams Road on September 9, 2019 is now rescinded. Samples were submitted and came back clear for...

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Marsh Bayou Road Water Main Upgrade/Planned Outage

There is a planned water outage for Marsh Bayou Road, Grisby Well Road and a section of Adams Road beginning at 1373 Adams and going to 1607 Adams. This outage will be from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m....

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Surplus Property

PUBLIC NOTICE

SURPLUS PROPERTY

Declared Surplus March 7, 2019

Sealed Bids are being accepted on the following item that has been declared surplus.  Items declared surplus include:

2013 Dodge...

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Pay Your Water Bill Online!

For your convenience, you can now pay your water bill online, here on the website.  Simply hit the BILL PAYMENT button, then the PAY YOUR BILL NOW button, then enter the first 5 digits of your...

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Lake Charles American Press Covers West Allen Parish Water District Upgrades

West Allen Parish Water District was recently featured in a news article by the Lake Charles American Press.  Click the link below for the full article.  

 

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY

On Friday, June 30, 2017 West Allen Parish Water District held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the completion of an upgrade project funded by USDA Rural...

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The Finish Line

The finish line is in sight for the completion of West Allen Parish Water District's USDA Upgrade Project.  It's been a long process with many triumphs and many trials, but we are pleased that the...

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