Notice - Water Shortage Response Plan<div class="ExternalClass0857588D0C694556A533F1DC1F6E8F5E"><p>​BURKE COUNTY has developed a response plan in the event of a water shortage. Please note that no water shortage is anticipated in the foreseeable future; this is a plan in the event of a shortage.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">Five levels of water shortage response are planned. The framework for each response level and water reduction measure is provided below.</p><p style="text-align:justify;">In Stage 1, Voluntary Reductions</p><p style="text-align:justify;">In Stage 2, Mandatory Reductions</p><p style="text-align:justify;">In Stage 3, Mandatory Reductions</p><p style="text-align:justify;">In Stage 4, Emergency Reductions</p><p style="text-align:justify;">In Stage 5, Water Rationing </p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>Complete copies of the Plan can be found at:</strong></p><ul><li>Water/Sewer Payment Center:  302 South Center St. Hildebran, NC 28637</li><li>The three Burke County Public Libraries: </li></ul><ol><li>Hildebran Branch – 101-B Main Avenue West Hildebran, NC 28637</li><li>Valdese Branch – 213 St. Germain Ave. SE Valdese, NC 28690</li><li>Morganton Branch – 204 S. King St. Morganton, NC 28655</li></ol><ul><li>Burke County Community Development Dept. – 110 N. Green St. Morganton, NC</li><li><a href="http://www.burkenc.org/departments/general-services/water-and-sewer"><span style="text-decoration:underline;">http://www.burkenc.org/departments/general-services/water-and-sewer</span></a> </li></ul><p style="text-align:justify;"> </p><p style="text-align:left;">Please direct all comments about the Plan to the Water Department at 828-764-9064 or send an email to <span style="text-decoration:underline;">watersewerbilling@burkenc.org</span><span style="text-decoration:underline;">.</span></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>Again, please note that no water shortage is anticipated in the foreseeable future; this is only a contingency plan.</strong></p><p style="text-align:justify;"><strong>Notice given this 30</strong><strong><sup>th</sup></strong><strong> day of January 2019. </strong></p></div>http://www.burkenc.org/departments/general-services/water-and-sewer/Notice - Water Shortage Response Planhttps://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special Notice/DispForm.aspx?ID=241https://intranet.burkenc.orgDaniel.Lasher@burkenc.org | Daniel Lasher | 693A30232E777C6275726B655C64616E69656C2E6C6173686572 i:0#.w|burke\daniel.lasher2/8/2019 6:48:09 PM010635aspx8https://intranet.burkenc.org/WebsiteContent/Lists/Special Notice/AllItems.aspxFalse