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As you water service provider it is our desire to provide abundant, clean water to the growing residential population of our service area and future generation. As a part of our ongoing efforts to meet development trends and future water demands of Blount County, SBCUD must replace aging infrastructure with new infrastructure that will meet those demands for future generations.

*South Blount will be replacing 17,200 feet of existing water lines on Blockhouse Road, which will be completed in 2 separate phases. This project will be completed by Mike Smith Pump Services.

  • Phase 1 - Construction will June 2017 and will be on Blockhouse Road from Patty Road To Old Piney Road.
  • Phase 2 - Construction will start in 2018 and will be on Blockhouse Road from Old Piney Road to Wilkinson Pike.
*Also we will be starting the installation of a new water line on Autumn Drive. This Project will consist of 2,750 feet of new water line. This Project is scheduled to begin in early June and will be completed by the Utility's employees.


Important Notice


South Blount County Utility District has been made aware that some residents in Blount County have received postcards in the mail similar to the one pictured below stating that some local water systems may not meet certain EPA standards. Please know that South Blount County Utility District has not sent any such postcard encouraging customers to take any special action regarding their water quality. South Blount County Utility District does, however, prepare an annual Consumer Confidence Report and this report is available on our website at www.southblountutility.org. If you receive this postcard please understand that it may be a sales company.