Public Water Authority of the State of Arkansas


Monday - Friday   8:00 to 12:00

12:30 to 4:30 

Closed for Lunch 12:00 to 12:30

Customers can now PAY-BY-PHONE by calling:  (479) 339-3814

2023 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report 

We're pleased to present to you this year's Annual Drinking Water Quality Report. This report is designed to inform you about the quality water and services we deliver to you every day. Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water. We want you to understand the efforts we make. 

Who We Are

Benton County Water District #1 was incorporated July 20th, 1970 as a Domestic Non-Profit Corporation under the provisions of Chapter 19, Title 64, Act 176, 1963, Revised Statutes of Arkansas. The period of existence of this corporation is perpetual. The purpose for which, or for any of which, this corporation is formed are to associate its members together for their mutual benefit and for the purpose of constructing, operating, and maintaining a rural water distribution system for the supplying of potable water to its members. 

How to Find Us


Benton County Water Office

111 East Rose St.

Avoca, Arkansas 72711

Business Hours

8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday thru Friday  - Except for Holidays. 

Closed for Lunch 12:00 - 12:30

2024 Holiday Hours

Board Meetings

Please note: January's Meeting will be held January 17th, 2024 @ 6:00 p.m.

Regular Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each  month at 6:00 PM. 

Annual Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of June of each year at 6:00 PM. 

All meetings are held at the water office.