Public Service Announcement

UPDATE: CMD Water Still Safe

As of 4:00 PM on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, raw water samples taken at Chester Metropolitan District’s Water Filtration Plant indicate that bacteria levels in the Catawba River near Fort Lawn are within normal range. CMD’s drinking water quality remains unaffected.

CMD Water IS Safe To Drink

On Friday afternoon, July 14th, Charlotte Water contacted Chester Metropolitan District and many downstream water utilities to report that a 21-inch sewer line had separated and approximately 200,000 gallons of sewage spilled into Kings Branch. Kings Branch is a tributary to Big Sugar Creek, which flows into the Catawba River downstream of the Lake...

CMD to Halt Reminder Notices

In an effort to streamline our billing system and cut wasteful spending, the Chester Metropolitan District has made the decision to discontinue payment Reminder Notices. We understand that this is a convenience to our customers, and one that many rely on to ensure their bills are paid. Because our customers have come to rely...

Magnolia Street Line Replacement

In an ongoing effort to provide quality service to the residents of Chester County, the Chester Metropolitan District has embarked on a new water line replacement project in the Great Falls area. Due to a series of water main breaks which have resulted in numerous service outages for the residents on Magnolia Street, CMD...

Notice of Pressure Reduction — York Road Tank Area

NOTICE OF PRESSURE REDUCTION York Road Tank Area The Chester Metropolitan District will be experiencing lower than normal water line pressure during the week of March 21-23, 2017. Lower pressures will result from the York Road water tank being offline for routine cleaning and maintenance.  Water service will not be interrupted as a result of...

Notice of Fire Hydrant Testing

  Chester Metropolitan District will be performing fire hydrant testing January 25, 2017 through January 31, 2017. All testing is done by District personnel. The goal of this testing is to assure a reliable water distribution system, aid in planning future projects for our Capital Improvements Program, and provide data on how the system...

Public Service Announcement: Extortion Scams

It has come to the attention of Chester Metropolitan District staff that residents of Chester County may be falling victim to a new scam. On the afternoon of May 18, 2016, a resident of the county received a telephone call at his business from an individual claiming to be a tax collector who threatened...

Inclement Weather Closure

The CMD/CSD Office will be CLOSED Friday, January 22, 2016 due to the pending inclement weather. If you need immediate assistance please dial our main telephone number at (803) 385-5123 and speak with an operator. As always, bills can be paid through our online portal by CLICKING HERE. We apologize for any inconvenience this...

CMD & CSD Select New Executive Directors

Chester, S.C., October 2, 2015 – Upon the retirement of Executive Director Mike Medlin on September 30, 2015, after 26 years of leadership; the Chester Metropolitan District and Chester Sewer District are pleased to announce the selection of their new Executive Directors. On Tuesday, September 30, the Chester Sewer District and Chester Metropolitan District...