A Message From Waste Industries:

We are currently operating under our normal schedule Tuesday, September 3, 2019, and we plan to operate under a normal schedule for Wednesday, September 4, 2019.  We anticipate that our service will be cancelled Thursday and possibly Friday.  All of this could change as Hurricane Dorian approaches our area.  The safety of our employees and the communities we service is our first priority so please be patient as we monitor the situation.  Also, please continue to monitor this website for future updates:  www.wasteindustries.com

Public Utilities - Water Department


To become the recognized source for safe reliable drinking water and environmental protection for all citizens of Columbus County through a unified system.


To provide the highest quality of drinking water and wastewater services to its customers at the lowest possible cost while protecting the environment and maintaining its assets for a sustainable future.

Contact Us

Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday 8:30a - 5:00p

612 N. Madison Street 
Whiteville, NC 28472

Harold Nobles

(910) 642-5257 voice
(910) 642-1041     fax

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