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.


Service Interruption: Mill Street (Chester)

UPDATE: Service has been restored. Thank you for your patience! On Friday, June 11, 2021, a large water main on Mill Street in Chester was repaired. This process left residents on Mill Street, Hayes Street, and the adjacent portion of Center Street without water service for an extended period of time. Water service was...

Notice of Commission Meeting — 06/15/2021

NOTICE OF MEETING Chester Metropolitan District Regular Commission MeetingTuesday, June 15 20206:00 PM Location155 Wylie StreetChester, South Carolina 29706 By TeleconferenceDial-in Number: 408-418-9388Access Code: TBD PROPOSED AGENDA I. Call Meeting to Order II. Approval of May 18, 2021 Meeting Minutes III. Public Comment In-Person Public Comment will be limited to three (3) minutes per...

CMD Notice of Public Hearing – 06/14/2021

The Chester Metropolitan District will hold a public hearing at the CMD Office, 155 Wylie Street, Chester, South Carolina. The hearing will be held at 6:00 P.M. on June 14, 2021 for the purpose of receiving public comment on the proposed budget for fiscal year 2021-2022. The water service rate schedule outlined below will...

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