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On Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the Benton Utilities Water Distribution Crew will be working at the intersection of North & Couch to replace a fire hydrant that has been damaged.  The crew will complete the digging & have the new fire hydrant ready to install prior to reducing the pressure in the area.  Customers in the general area may notice little to no pressure while the new hydrant is installed.  Estimated time of reduced pressure will be approximately 2 hours.  

Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 7:50 a.m. - Currently, the "Pay Your Bill" option is not working.  Our office has notified our service provider to get the issues corrected.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Benton Utilities desires to notify residents and businesses in our area of a scam going on.  An unknown company is calling, texting and emailing utility customers identifying themselves as a Benton Utilities employee demanding payment or be shut off.  These people provide a “case” number.  When the customer asks for a phone number to return the call, it usually results in the caller hanging up.  If the caller gives a number, it may be a 1-800 number for a utility service provider in another state.  This establishment is not in any way affiliated with the City of Benton nor Benton Utilities.

JOB CLASSIFICATION:  Customer Service Clerk / Cashier

The Benton Utilities Customer Services Department is accepting applications for the above position. A job description outlining job responsibilities and qualifications is attached. 

Grade 5:  Range   $23,826 - $35,739 (Starting wage: $11.45 per hour)

Those who are interested in the position should complete an application and submit it to the Human Resources Department as soon as possible. 

Customers in the areas of Hobbs and Edison Ave will notice the water being turned back on after repairs have been made. You may notice low water pressure or discolored water. If this occurs, you may try running your cold water on high for approx 5-7 minutes on high to clear it up.

Benton Utilities Water Dept. Crew is onsite where a water valve has been broken on Hobbs in Benton. Customers in the area of Hobbs and Edison will notice reduced to no pressure while the necessary repairs are made. Estimated time less than 3 hours.

This is to notify you that the boil order issued Saturday December 9, 2017 has been lifted.  This order was lifted by the Arkansas Dept. of Health after analyzing water in the area affected. 

The areas that were affected are: Dogwood Dr. Daffodil Dr, and Azalea Dr.

If you have any questions regarding this matter, please, call 776-5942 for information

This is to notify you that on Friday, December 8, 2017, there was a leak discovered on a 12" water main. The crew has worked approx. 11 hours to make the necessary repairs.

Benton Utilities Water Distribution Crew is on site where a 12" water main has ruptured on Highway 5 South (Old Hot Springs Highway) near Leigh St.

Due to system maintenance, the on-line bill pay service will be unavailable from 12 AM until approximately 6 AM Friday morning, December 1, 2017.  Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.  


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