Water Treatment


The Water Treatment division:

  • Treats up to 3,990,000 gallons of water per day
  • Maintains water pressure with 5 elevated water tanks
  • Distributes the water to homes and businesses with 310 miles of water lines
  • Uses sodium hypochlorite to disinfect the water
Lincoln County 
2022 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report Lincoln County Water System

City of Lincolnton
2022 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report City of Lincolnton

Water Quality
US Geological Survey (USGS) Water Science for Schools

Lead and Copper Sampling
Lead and Copper Testing Program

Frequently Asked Questions
Residential Customers Question and Answers
Water Quality Questions and Answers

Become a Water Treatment Plant Operator

For qualifications to become a Certified Water Plant Operator, contact North Carolina Waterworks Operators Association (NCWOA).

Effective Feb. 1, 2012 the Apprentice Certification was adapted.

For questions related to the Apprentice Certification contact the Operators Certification Board ph: (919) 707-9040

For questions related to schools contact the NCWOA ph: (252) 764-2096