Utility Services

The Utility Services Division is responsible for establishing, operating, and maintaining public systems for the supply, treatment, and distribution of water and for the collection and treatment of wastewater and stormwater. The Utility division coordinates closely with the Engineering Services' surface water engineer. Currently, Utility Services manages and operates one system, the Vader - Enchanted Valley Water System.

Ordinance No. 1265 - Repealing and Replacing LCC Title 13, Public Utilities - Adopted on Feb. 22 , 2016

Vader - Enchanted Valley Water System:

Vader-Enchanted Valley Water System Plan - added on 11/17/2016

For answers to any questions about service, billing, and maintenance, please call us at our toll-free number at 855-858-2843 during regular business hours, Mon-Fri 8am - 5pm.

For emergency after-hours service please call 360-740-1105.
To report non-emergency technical issues you can leave a voice message at the water treatment plant by calling 360-295-3225 or call the toll free number above during regular business hours.

New Utility Fee & Rates - Effective on Nov. 1, 2019 (January 2020 bill)

Bill Payment:
You can pay your bill one of three different ways:

  1. Mail check to:
    Lewis County Public Works
    Attn. Vader Water System
    2025 NE Kresky Ave
    Chehalis, WA 98532
    Please make checks payable to Lewis County.
    (please do not send cash)
  2. Pay in person:
    Lewis County Public Services Bldg
    2025 NE Kresky Ave, Chehalis
    Mon - Fri 8:30am - 4pm
    Note: In-person payment by cash, check, debit or credit card.
    If using a debit or credit card a convenience fee will be applied to the transaction.
  3. Pay through our website by clicking below:
    Pay Vader Water System Bill Online
    To pay online you must use a credit or debit card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover or American Express) or by electronic check using your bank routing number.
    : a convenience fee will be applied to this transaction.

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