January 23, 2022

January Cutoff Notice at HCWA

January Cut-Off Notice at HCWA To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment no later than the end of the day on Monday, January 24, 2022. There is a drop-box located on the front door for after hour payments. You may also make payments by visiting www.myhcwa.com or call our automated payment system at 1-888-695-7749. Please have … [Read more...]

Position Open at Heard County Water Authority

POSITION OPEN AT THE Heard County Water Authority The Heard County Water Authority is currently taking applications for a Distribution Crew Member. Applicant must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate. Salary is based upon experience. Applications may be picked up at the Water Authority office at 11520 Highway 34 West, Franklin, GA. The job … [Read more...]

Wreaths placed to honor our Veterans

Members of American Legion Post 148 left to right Raymond Brown, Larry Denney, Theron Levens, Tom McCutchen, and Durell Langley (Photo: DAR) (Franklin, GA) -- At 12:00 pm on Saturday, December 18th, the blue sky came out for members of the community to participate in a nationwide event – Wreaths across America.  This was Heard County’s first year being a … [Read more...]

December Cutoff Notice at HCWA

(Franklin, GA) -- The Water Authority will be closed in observance of Christmas on Friday, December 24th through Monday December 27, 2021. We will also close on Friday, December 30, 2021 for New Year’s. Due to the holidays, our cutoff day will be different than our normal schedule this month. To avoid interruption in water service and non-payment … [Read more...]

Wreaths Across America comes to Heard County

Remember the fallen, Honor those who served,  Teach our children the value of freedom Please make you plans to be on the square when the Wreaths across America comes to Heard County at 12:00 noon on Saturday, December 18, 2021. Members of the James Stewart Chapter, NSDAR, and our Veterans from American Legion Post #148 will hold a wreath laying ceremony … [Read more...]

Local citizens receive Georgia State Society NSDAR Service to Veterans Awards

As part of the Veterans Day Bench Dedication Ceremony on Saturday November 13, 2021, the James Stewart Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, presented DAR Service to Veterans Awards to two local Heard County citizens who have spent countless hours of their time in the service to our veterans.  The chapter was pleased to honor DAR member Carla Marie … [Read more...]

Job Opening at Heard County Water Authority

The Heard County Water Authority The Heard County Water Authority is currently taking applications for an Operations Specialist to work in the office. Applicant must have a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate. Salary is based upon experience. This is a 36 hour per week position and includes benefits. Applications may be picked up at the … [Read more...]

Holiday Hours and Nov. cut-off date at HCWA

(Franklin, GA) -- The Heard County Water Authority will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 25-26, 2021 for Thanksgiving. HCWA would like to wish all customers a safe and Happy Holiday weekend! November Cut-Off Notice: To avoid interruption in water service, make your past due payment no later than Monday, November 29, 2021. The business office … [Read more...]

PUBLIC NOTICE: City of Franklin holiday trash schedule

PUBLIC NOTICE (Franklin, GA) -- Due to the upcoming holidays, please note the following changes to trash pickup days in the City of Franklin. Customers that would normally be picked up on Thursday, November 25 will now be be picked up on Wednesday, November 24. The schedule will return to normal following the holiday. … [Read more...]

New Winter Hours at Heard County Convenience Centers

(Franklin, GA) -- Daylight Savings Time ended November 7, 2021 and it will now start getting dark at 6:00 PM. Effective November 09, 2021, the operation hours during the week for the Heard County convenience centers will change to increase more access during daylight hours. These changes will only be in effect until Daylight Savings Time begins again on … [Read more...]