Phase V Water Lines - December 5, 2018

Water line construction is underway in the Lake Road Area.  The $300 pretap fee will end soon.  If you have not paid the fee and completed a membership application, you should contact our office immediately before the fee increases to $750.  Once the water line passes your property, the tap fee increases to $2,400...Learn more...


Bill Payment Options

IMPORTANT ONLINE PAYMENT UPDATE:  As of 8:30 AM EST December 27, 2018, West Carteret Water Corporation's new online payment option is scheduled to go live!  InvoiceCloud is our new online, customer-friendly payment vendor.  If you experience any issues with our new system, please contact our office at (252)393-1515 so we can reach out to the appropriate party and make any necessary changes.  Also, if you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the office! Our staff will be more than glad to address any conerns you may have.  Thank you! ... Learn more...

FEMA - What you should know!

A FEMA representative visited our office concerning disaster relief for Hurricane Florence damage (DR-4393-NC).  If you were NOT insured or underinsured, the deadline for registering with FEMA is December 13, 2018.  They are attempting to remind everyone that time if running out to file a claim.

To register, please call 800-621-3362/800-462-7585 (TTY) or online at

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Hurricane Preparation

September 10, 2018

As Florence progresses, please take precautions. It would be better to over plan than to have no plan. (We have provided helpful information as provided by NCWaterWARN.) In the event that Florence makes landfall north, south, or directly into Carteret County, this storm is concerning for us and our neighboring counties.


If you are a WCWC customer and do not live locally or if you plan to evacuate, cut the water off using your personal shut off valve next to your water meter box. If you cannot do so, WCWC will handle for you at your request. Call the office at 252-393-1515 before midday Wednesday or email There is no cost for this...

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Winter Weather Woes

Winter Weather Woes

February 01, 2019

This winter has brought more winter weather woes than usual, as the polar vortex has hit North America, bringing with it record-breaking cold. The past week has seen the coldest weather in a generation. Schools have been called off, businesses are closed, flights are cancelled, the US Postal Service has suspended service in some states, and thousands of homes have been without power. Chicago has been colder than Mt. Everest base camp. The U.S. Midwest has had lower temperatures than the South Pole. This is dangerously cold. 

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