Cross Connection Summer Notice

As summer arrives, people will continue working outdoors in their yards and gardens and maintaining swimming pools. CPWS would like to ensure our customers are aware of the dangers associated with these activities during this time of year. A garden hose submerged in any liquid, or attached to certain devices used to spray pesticides or herbicides, forms a cross connection. …

Customer Service Representative – Tier 1

Customer Service Representative – Tier 1 is a non-exempt, multi-faceted position to assist customers with their various daily needs. This includes payments received in person, via night deposit, mail, and other methods. This position will also assist customers via phone calls and emails and assist with evaluating online orders for service connect/disconnects. Duties/Responsibilities: Cashier • Receive and post payments from …

Vice President of Water Operations

Columbia Power & Water Systems (CPWS) is a public utility proudly serving the citizens of Columbia and Maury County Tennessee since 1939. CPWS is recruiting a Vice President of Water Operations who will be responsible for operational oversight of the water division, provide long-term technical direction for CPWS’ water system infrastructure, and will be responsible for the delivery and management …

Notice of Special Called Meeting of the City of Columbia Board of Public Utilities

The Board of Public Utilities of the City of Columbia, Tennessee, will a special-called Tuesday, November 14, 2023, beginning at 9:00 a.m. in the Heritage Bank and Trust board room located at 217 S James Campbell Blvd, Columbia Tennessee 38401. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss executive management objectives of the Board of Public Utilities of the City …


Attention CPWS Broadband Customers: We’ve been informed of unauthorized calls where individuals claim to be CPWS Broadband employees asking for deposits to upgrade cable equipment. Please be cautious and vigilant. CPWS Broadband will never ask for deposits over the phone for equipment upgrades. If you receive such a call, hang up immediately and contact our official customer support line at …

Public Notice

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Division of Water Services Notice Requesting Public Comments on Draft Permit ActionsFile # NRS23.228 (read the full notice below)

Fire Hydrant Flushing

Fire hydrant flushing notice info-graphic.

The Columbia Water System will flush hydrants throughout Columbia beginning March 27, 2023.

Water Service Questionnaire

CPWS Water Service Questionnaire sample form

CPWS invites you to participate in a Water Service Survey. This survey will help prevent accidental contamination of our drinking water.

Annual Water Quality Report

Water Treatment Pump Station

We are once again pleased to present our annual water quality report covering all testing performed between January 1 and December 31, 2020. Over the years, we have dedicated ourselves to producing drinking water that meets all state and federal standards. We continually strive to adopt new methods for delivering the best-quality drinking water to you. As new challenges to …