Public Works

New Sewer Rates Approved for 2021

Posted 03/17/2021

At the December 7, 2020 Town Council meeting, rate consultant NewGen Strategies & Solutions presented a proposed rate increase. Key drivers included an increase in customers, projected sewer consumption, and operation expenses.

On December 14, 2020, Town Council accepted and passed Ordinance 917, establishing a new wastewater rate and fee schedule. 

You can view the new rate schedule here.

About the Department


The Public Works Department is responsible for utility billing, infrastructure maintenance, water/sewer line maintenance, water meter installation/maintenance, and utility line locates. 

Backflow inspections are administered by SC Tracking. They can be contacted at 1-866-232-0174.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Trash/recycling requests & feedback
  • Code enforcement
  • Eye on Water program 
  • Road, signal, & signage maintenance
  • Water conservation efforts

The Public Works Department strives to offer a high level of service efficiently and transparently. If you have a service request during regular office hours, please call 817-490-5732 or email publicworks@westlake-tx.org. After hours, please call 817-490-5729. 

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