Our Mission

At South Rains SUD, we are committed to providing safe, high quality water services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.

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South Rains SUD Board Meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month at the office of the District at 121 N. Dunbar Lane in Emory, TX at 7:00 PM.  Click here for the current Agenda.

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ACCEPTING SEALED BIDS

August 30, 2019

SALE OF VEHICLE BY 

SEALED BID

South Rains Special Utility District will be accepting SEALED BIDS ONLY for a 2011 Ford Ranger Pickup. 186k miles with transmission failure. Vehicle can be inspected at 121 N Dunbar Ln Emory, TX during normal office hours of Mon-Fri 7am to 4pm. Bids must be sealed and in the office by 3pm Monday 9/9/19 for consideration. Bids will be opened at the time of regular board meeting @ 7pm on 9th. The board reserves the right to reject any or all bids received. Call 903-473-2122 for additional information.

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Imagine a Day without Water

Imagine a Day without Water

October 01, 2019

Could you go a day without water? No water to drink or make coffee. No water to shower, brush your teeth, flush the toilet, or do laundry. Firefighters couldn't put out fires and farmers couldn't water their crops. 

We know that water is essential.  That’s why we want you to know about a nationwide educational effort called “Imagine a Day Without Water.” On October 23, the Value of Water Coalition is coordinating a national advocacy and educational event, Imagine a Day Without Waterto raise awareness about the most essential resource we have: Water.  Across the country, water agencies, mayors, engineers, contractors, business leaders, community members, schools, organizations, corporations, environmental advocates, and more are joining together to educate people about how water is essential, the challenges facing water and wastewater systems, and the need for investment.

Even though water is absolutely vital to everything we do, it too often is forgotten. Out of sight, out of mind. Many people take water service for granted. Clean, safe, reliable, and affordable water comes out of the tap and flows down the drain without a second thought. But the massive infrastructure, much of it underground, which brings water to homes and businesses, takes it away, and treats it, is aging. A water main breaks somewhere in the U.S. every two minutes. Most pipes have an average life expectancy of 50 years, but in many major cities, water pipes are more than 100 years old. Communities cannot afford to go a day without water if those systems reach their breaking points.

What is the message of Imagine a Day without Water? Keep reading . . . 

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