The Regional Water Resource Agency (RWRA) is the regional provider of comprehensive wastewater services for Daviess County, Kentucky.  

RWRA Mission:

Effectively and Efficiently Meeting our Community’s Wastewater Needs

RWRA Vision:

Nurture safe and healthy community waterways for future generations through responsible stewardship of our public resources

RWRA Values:

Reliable, courteous service – Accountability – Safety – Environmental Quality – Continuous Improvement



Breckenridge Street Tunnel Sewer Project

Cedar Hills Project

Friendly Park Project


 RWRA Smoke Testing Program

Downspout Disconnection

Don’t Flush This



Administrative Offices:
Joseph A. Murphy Building (Operations, System Maintenance and Engineering)
2101 Grimes Avenue
Owensboro, KY 42303-0911
Phone: (270) 687-8450 Fax: (270) 687-8454

David W. Hawes Wastewater Treatment Plant (Wastewater Treatment Plant and Administration)
1722 Pleasant Valley Road
Owensboro, KY 42303-9618
Phone: (270) 687-8440 Fax: (270) 687-8444
Design Treatment Capacity 6.8 (Million Gallons per Day)

Max N. Rhoads Wastewater Treatment  Plant
(Wastewater Treatment, Technical Support and Maintenance)
1201 Ewing Road North
Owensboro, KY 42301-8761
Phone: (270) 687-8445 Fax: (270) 687-8447
Design Treatment Capacity 15.0 (Million Gallons per Day)


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