Prestonsburg City’s Utilities Commission in Top Three of Best Tasting Water Contest

Young woman drinking water

Kentucky Rural Water Association’s (KRWA) Annual Conference and Exhibition was held August 28-30, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Lexington Center in Lexington, Kentucky, Nearly 800 Representatives of Kentucky’s public drinking water and wastewater utilities gathered for the 38th Annual Conference and Exhibition. This year’s conference theme was entitled “Shaping the Future.” Attendees also enjoyed […]

2016 Water Treatment Plant of the Year


The Prestonsburg City’s Utilities Commission Water Treatment Plant was awarded the Outstanding Water Treatment Plant of the Year for 2016 from the Kentucky Water Wastewater Operators Association (KWWOA). The plant demonstrated a level of proficient operations in accordance with all required permit standards and had no violations in the year of 2016. Over the past […]

Concerned about Chromium – 6?


With recent concerns within the news media about the chemical compound called Chromium-6 in the drinking water, Prestonsburg City’s Utilities Commission would like to help our customers understand more about this compound and try to explain the regulations we are to adhere by through the state and federal agency’s dealing with this particular chemical compound. […]