The mission of Waterworks District #3 is to maintain the health and safety of Iberia Parish residents through efficient treatment, production and distribution of potable water, according to guidelines provided by the Department of Health and Hospitals.
The water system is capable of producing 1.5 MGD with 712,000 gallons available in on site ground storage tanks. We provide quality water to 150 miles of water mains, servicing 2800 residential and commercial customers. Waterworks District #3 has 3 production wells producing 2.5 MGD along with emergency generating equipment to provide uninterrupted service.
Waterworks District #3 has a full-time staff consisting of Plant Director, Office Manager, Clerk and 2 Plant Operators.
Residential customers pay a flat fee of $14.30 per month (0-2000 gallons) and $4.24 per thousand gallons over 2000 gallons, while commercial customers pay a flat rate of $23.00 per month (0-2000) and $4.24 per thousand gallons over 2000 gallons.
Our office is located at 4104 Coteau Road (HWY 88), New Iberia La. 70560, the office is open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
A five-member volunteer board is responsible for approving the budget and governs the district.
In the event of a water emergency, call 337-367-6111 24-hours a day, seven days a week.
IMPORTANT! All customers are required to install customer service valves to operate in case of emergency.
IMPORTANT! All commercial customers are required to comply with all Department of Health and Hospital regulations on Backflow Prevention.
IMPORTANT! Waterworks District #3 of Iberia Parish is sole owner and operator of all parts and equipment used for Production, Treatment and Distribution of potable water for it’s customers.