Our Mission...

...to provide safe, reliable, and sustainable water at reasonable rates to its customers in order to protect public health and safety and promote economic development.


Bill Payment

CMD Offers several convenient bill payment options, including in-office, mail, pay-by-phone, and Online options. Please have your account number and service address ready when paying online or by phone.

Establish Service

New residential service may be established by visiting the CMD Office or filling out our online application. New service requires photo ID and proof of residence. For Non-Residential service, please contact our office.

Employment Opportunities

CMD is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer State Health Insurance and Retirement, paid sick and vacation time, tuition reimbursement, and many other benefits.

Service Availability

For service inquiries on properties not already on public water, please fill out this form. Water and Wastewater Representatives will contact you soon.

Submit Backflow Results

All backflow testers are now required to submit test results online. A $12 fee per test applies.

Contact Customer Service

This form is available for non-emergency customer service inquiries. Please allow one (1) business day for a response.


Notice of Commission Meeting — 10/08/19

NOTICE OF MEETING Chester Metropolitan District Regular Commission MeetingTuesday, October 8, 20196:00 PM CMD Office155 Wylie StreetChester, South Carolina Public Comment is limited to three (3) minutes per speaker. Only members of the public who have signed up in advance of the meeting will be allowed to speak. PROPOSED AGENDA I. Call Meeting to...

Restrictions Release Notice: Town of Richburg, SC

WATER IS SAFE TO DRINK The Chester Metropolitan District has completed all testing related to the Do Not Drink order for public water users in the Town of Richburg issued last week for the following streets: Main Street East Lancaster Street West Lancaster Street Old Richburg Road (Hwy 56) All side streets connected to...

Annual Fire Flow Testing

The Chester Metropolitan District will be conducting Fire Flow Testing beginning Tuesday, September 24, 2019.  This procedure will last approximately 4-6 weeks. During this testing period, crews will be opening and flowing fire hydrants across the County.  Low pressure and short bouts of discolored water in the tested area are normal, and temporary.  If...

Employment Opportunities

Customer Service Representative
Hours of Work: M-F 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Opening Date: July 27, 2019
Closing Date: Until Filled
Hiring Salary: $12.04 - $16.05 per hour

Water Maintenance Crewman I
Hours of Work: M-F 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Opening Date: June 27, 2019
Closing Date: Until Filled
Hiring Salary: $12.71-$18.89/hour

Water Maintenance Crewman II
Hours of Work: M-F 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Opening Date: July 19, 2019
Closing Date: Until Filled
Hiring Salary: $14.37-$23.94
(Dependent Upon Qualifications)


The Chester Metropolitan District is not responsible for wastewater and garbage services.

CMD bills for these services through agreements with the responsible municipalities. For inquiries related to wastewater or garbage service, please contact the appropriate authority as listed below:

CWR Wastewater --(803) 377-3541
Town of Fort Lawn Wastewater --(803) 872-4724
City of Chester Garbage Service --(803) 581-1405
Town of Great Falls Wastewater and Garbage Service --(803) 482-2055