Utilities Department

Are you moving to Alvarado? The City of Alvarado extends you a warm welcome! We hope you find the following information useful. Bookmark this page for reference, or print it out for a handy newcomer's guide.

The mission of the Water Utilities Department is to insure that safe and pleasant drinking water is delivered to the citizens of Alvarado at an adequate volume, pressure and at a reasonable cost; to provide safe, reliable, and efficient disposal of sanitary sewage; and to protect the public health and environment through the elimination of water pollution wherever possible.

Important Update - Rates Increasing 

The water and sewer rates will be increasing on March 1, 2024 in order to continue providing quality service to our residents. Please visit our subpages about these rates for more information.