Cobb County Government

Water Use Update

cobb county outdoor watering restrictions

The Georgia Environmental Protection Division is easing outdoor water use restrictions for 55 counties. Cobb County’s Drought Response Level has been lowered to a Level I Drought Response. The efficient use of our water resources is always important. Click here for more information on the new Drought Level I.

Water $aver Newsletter

The Winter 2018 Water $aver Newsletter is available. To view the latest edition click here. To subscribe to our quarterly newsletter email us at

Water Spotlight

Congratulations to Jolee Northrop, Hightower Trail Middle School student, winner of the Metro N GA Water Planning District Essay Contest.

WaterSense Award 2017

The USEPA WaterSense Award was given to Cobb County Water System on October 5, 2017 – The Environmental Protection Agency staff hosts the WaterSense Awards annually to recognize those partners that have gone above and beyond in supporting WaterSense. Cobb County Water System was recently honored with the 2017 WaterSense Sustained Excellence Award, the program’s highest award. Cobb Water System is a five-time Promotional Partner of the Year and staff adapts programs and messages to reach customers through many avenues.

Hugh A. Wycoff Award 2017

Congratulations to Jennifer McCoy, Watershed Stewardship’s Environmental Programs Coordinator for receiving the 2017 Hugh A. Wycoff Award from the Georgia Association of Water Professionals (GAWP) for demonstrating outstanding service through active and sustaining promotion of technical knowledge and promotion of the Association.

STREAM Award 2017

STREAM Award was received from The Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District in September 2017 for Outstanding Drought Response in Metro Atlanta. The award was for Cobb County Water System’s comprehensive response to the recent 2016/2017 Drought.