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 Board of Directors Meeting

    The BWA Board of Directors will meet Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. at the office of the Water Authority located at 1121 Mercedes St., Benbrook. Click here to view the agenda.

  • BWA Offices Closed on February 18

    BWA offices will be closed on Monday, February 18, in observance of Presidents’ Day. Offices will reopen at 8:00am on Tuesday, February 19.

  • Job Opportunity Announcement–Water Plant Operator

    Benbrook Water Authority (BWA) is accepting applications for a Water Plant Operator.  Requirements: High School diploma or GED, C Surface Water Certificate from TCEQ, valid Texas driver license and the ability to maintain insurability under BWA’s vehicle insurance policy. Shift work is required. Applications are available here or at the BWA office located at 1121 Mercedes Street, Benbrook, Texas. Resumes without applications will not be considered. Position open until filled.

  • Job Opportunity Announcement–Engineering Program Manager

    BWA is accepting applications for the position of Engineering Program Manager. Requirements include, but are not limited to: Bachelor Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering; five (5) or more years combined experience in water/wastewater utility management, operation, project design, delivery and construction observation; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience. Both a Texas Professional Engineer’s license and valid Texas driver license are also required. Applications can be obtained in person at the BWA Administration Building located at 1121 Mercedes Street, Benbrook, Texas,  or can be downloaded here. Applications may be submitted by mail to BWA Human Resources, P.O. Box 26929, Benbrook, TX  76126, or in person at 1121 Mercedes Street, Benbrook, Texas. Resumes without completed application forms will not be considered. Position is open until filled.

  • 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.