The Benbrook Water Authority is an independent water district created by the Texas legislature in 1955 for the sole purpose of providing the people of Benbrook, Texas with water and sanitary sewer service. Any comments or suggestions are welcome.

Benbrook Water Authority
1121 Mercedes Street
Benbrook, Texas 76126

Office: (817) 249-1250
Fax: (817) 249- 6965

M-Th 8-6, Fri 8-5


  • BWA Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

    BWA offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22, and Friday, November 23, in observance of Thanksgiving. Offices will re-open at 8am on Monday, November 26.

  • Board of Directors Special Meeting

    The BWA Board of Directors will hold a Special Meeting on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at the office of the Water Authority located at 1121 Mercedes St., Benbrook. Click here to view the agenda.

  • A Message from the Board of Directors

    The Benbrook Water Authority Board of Directors is proud to announce that longtime General Manager David Wasson has moved into a new role with BWA. Effective October 1, Mr. Wasson will serve as the Executive Advisor to the Board of Directors. In this capacity, he will advise the Board on matters including capital improvement projects, project management efficiencies, strategic planning and rehabilitation projects with an eye to BWA’s future growth. David Smith has been promoted from Assistant General Manager to General Manager.

    These moves will allow BWA to continue to benefit from Mr. Wasson’s invaluable expertise while moving the day-to-day leadership of the organization to David Smith. The BWA Board thanks both Mr. Wasson and Mr. Smith for their ongoing and outstanding commitment to all Benbrook residents.

  • Sanitary Sewer Overflow Information

    As a result of heavy rains experienced in North Central Texas that have impacted various utilities in the area, Benbrook also experienced a number of sanitary sewer overflows within the wastewater collection system. Benbrook Water Authority crews have been working to contain spills and minimize the impacts of overflows which occurred earlier this week as well as to make repairs where needed. There are currently no active overflows as of October 19, 2018. A Public Notification form previously provided to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality concerning the wastewater discharge can be viewed by following this link.

    TCEQ Public Notification Form – WW Discharge

  • BWA Seeks Advisory Committee Applicants

    The Board of Directors of the Benbrook Water Authority is accepting applications from citizens interested in serving on the Authority’s Capital Improvements Advisory Committee. Applicants must be registered voters in the City of Benbrook, and must have resided in the City for one (1) year before the date of appointment (January 1, 2019). The Advisory Committee performs several functions including reviewing the capital improvements plan and filing written comments, and advising the Board of the need to update or revise the land use assumptions, capital improvements plan, and impact fee. Interested citizens can pick up an application at the Authority’s office located at 1121 Mercedes St., Benbrook or download a form at www.benbrookwater.com and return it to the BWA office. Residents involved in real estate, development, or building industries are encouraged to apply. Applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on November 26, 2018. Click here to download an application.