Water & Sewer

Things you need to know:

Notification of Rate Increases effective July 1, 2021

Water Meter Replacement Project - Ferguson's crews will be out replacing the old water meters with new more efficient water meters.  Read more

Phase I of the WastPhase I WWTP Project  7.27.2021ewater Treatment Plant Upgrades has begun.  We are moving forward!  

Water Department


The Water Department’s primary mission is to provide an adequate and reliable water supply for all household, commercial, community needs, and to sustain and enhance the quality of life by managing wastewater and storm water effectively.

Whether we are providing safe water to residents to drink, supplying water for industries to manufacture goods in Lake City, or protecting our water resources, our main commitment is serving our customers with quality.

Contact or notify us  7.22.2020.1Contact Us   

To contact the Water Department for Utility Billing or repairs, please call 843-374-5421 to Initiate a work order or stop by 202 Kelley Street to speak with one of our friendly Customer Service staff.  If you are new to our area or need to start a new water service, please fill out the Water and Sewer Application.  You can bring it by or email it to thuell@cityoflakecity.org or administration@cityoflakecity.org.   

Fill a Swimming Pool

If you are planning on filling a swimming pool, you will need to contact our Utility Billing department at (843)374-5421 to be directed to our Utility Billing area to start the process.  

Water Quality Report:

July 2021 Water Quality Report

July 22, 2020 Water Quality Report