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Cherokee RWD #16 is seeking individuals to fill the current employment opportunities: Administrative Assistant and Operator

Cherokee county rural water district #16, is now accepting applications for a full time laborer/operator:

Work requires lifting of heavy weights of up to 100 pounds. Working in awkward or...

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Request for Wildcat area customers to conserve water

We are experiencing issues with the lake pump line and are asking all Wildcat area customers to conserve water until further notice.  Crews are working to make repairs as quickly as possible.

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Online payment and pay by phone now available

Online Bill Payment and Auto Draft

If paying Online just click here for the customer portal.  The first time you visit this site, you will need to Create a New Account.  Use the 6 digit code...

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Woodhaven and Wildcat

2/20/2021 9:15 am - Identified a few frozen lines and have assistance from Oklahoma Rural Water Association and DEQ to aid in walking lines to identify issues so repairs can be made.  Operators...

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Water Service Alert

The extreme weather conditions have affected services across all areas of the system.  We are experiencing low pressure to no water in several areas.  Operators are working diligently to repair...

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Dutchmans and Chicken Creek area leak

Operators found a leak in the Dutchman's and Chicken Creek area (2/18/2021 2:51 pm). They are working on the repair and will have water restored as soon as possible. 

UPDATE: Dutchman's water has...

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Lakewood Area

The Lakewood tower is sending water to customers faster than the tower can fill. Customers can expect low pressure to no water. (2/19/2021 4:51 pm)  Operators are looking for leaks and will...

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Customers may continue to experience low water pressure to no water as operators work to restore service to all areas as quickly as possible.  As of now (2/18/2021 12:30 pm), service in the...

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Wildcat Tower

The Wildcat Tower is currently (2/18/2021 6:45 pm) at half capacity.  We will continue to search for leaks and make repairs as quickly as possible.  Customer may continue to experience little...

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Woodhaven Water Plant

As of 2/18/2021 at 6:30 pm, approximately 20 of the customers closest to the Woodhaven Water Plant will continue to have little to no water until further notice.  Operators are working to restore...

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Tips to Prevent Frozen Pipes

Extended periods of low temperature can cause pipes to freeze.  The following tips can help prevent frozen pipes and protect your plumbing.

  1. Open bathroom and kitchen cabinets under sinks.  If...

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Tips for Thawing a Frozen Pipe

If you experience a frozen pipe, these steps may help you thaw the ice blockage.

  1. Know where your water shutoff is.  Ice may have damaged your pipe, which could cause a leak as the ice begins to...

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Leak in Woodhaven/Snake Creek area

UPDATE: Water has been restored in the Woodhaven/Snake Creek area. However it may take some time to return to full pressure. (2/8/2021 8:13 pm)

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Payment information

Please make checks payable to Cherokee Co RWSG & SWM #16 and mail to PO Box 94460, Oklahoma City, OK 73143 as shown on the payment stub.

Credit card and ACH payments are not available at this...

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Cherokee County RWSG & SWM District #16 Launches a Brand New Website! Subscribe Today!

We are excited to announce that our new website has launched and includes all the information our community needs related to their water service. Check back often, as we will be adding information...

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