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Establishing Service
Welcome to Warren County Water District's service area! We look forward to providing you with reliable, affordable and around-the-clock service.

The following provides a simple, step-by-step process for customers establishing new water and/or sewer service. If you are simply changing account information for service already established on a property, please see Transferring Account Information.

To apply for a new water meter:
  1. Obtain a plumbing permit

    a) Contact a licensed plumber to provide you with a permit

    b) If you are doing your own plumbing, you may obtain a permit at the State Plumbing Inspector’s Office in Bowling Green at the Barren River Health Department:1109 State Street, (270) 843-0651 Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  2. Bring the plumbing permit to the Water District’s office

    a) If your plumber plans to deliver the permit to the Water District, please call our office at (270) 842-0052 to verify its receipt before coming in
  3. Fill out the Application for Service

    a) This application includes a $750 fee for a standard 5/8” x 3/4” residential meter. For larger service sizes, see the chart below.
    Meter Type Estimate *
    (for meter on same side of road as the main water line)
    Estimate *
    (for meter across road from main water line)
    1-inch $850 $1,000
    1.5-inch $4,750 $6,350
    2-inch $4,900 $6,550
    3-inch or larger On-site Estimate Only On-site Estimate Only

    * These prices do not include a pressure regulator. Please contact our office for pressure regulator pricing.

    b) Where sanitary sewers are available, there is a $500 connect fee for those receiving residential sewer service. The connect fee for commercial sewer services is $1000. In certain areas sewer interceptor capitol recovery contributions will also apply.

    c) After proper documentation and fees have been provided to Warren Water, our representative will provide you with a wooden stake to mark where you want your meter to be installed. Generally, installation is completed by our staff within two weeks of receiving the application
For additional information on establishing all-new water and/or sewer service, please click here.

Please note that you should not install a service line until your new meter has been installed.
523 US Highway 31-W Bypass PO Box 10180 Bowling Green, KY 42101 Phone - 270-842-0052 © 2015