Water Works

Water Tower (JPG)


Blytheville Waterworks is comprised of three departments: a Business Office, a Water Treatment Plant, and a Distribution Plant.

Business Office Responsibilities

  • Billing and collecting for Water, Sewer, and Trash Services for the citizens of Blytheville.
  • Making all Water Works reports to the local, state, and federal governments

Functions of Treatment Plant

  • The treatment plant purifies and chemically treats the water for human consumption, then pumps it to the system for distribution.

Functions of Distribution Plant

  • Maintain and repair all distribution lines providing water to the citizens of Blytheville.

Treatment Capacity

The treatment plants are designed to produce 6 million gallons a day.  Providing service to 7,200 customers living inside and outside city limits.

Service Area

The water distribution system provides water for the City of Blytheville, the City of Yarbro, the Northeast Mississippi County Water Association, and Dogwood Water.