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As you water service provider it is our desire to provide abundant, clean water to the growing residential population of our service area and future generation. As a part of our ongoing efforts to meet development trends and future water demands of Blount County, SBCUD must replace aging infrastructure with new infrastructure that will meet those demands for future generations.

*South Blount will be replacing 17,200 feet of existing water lines on Blockhouse Road, which will be completed in 2 separate phases. This project will be completed by Mike Smith Pump Services.

  • Phase 1 - Construction will June 2017 and will be on Blockhouse Road from Patty Road To Old Piney Road.
  • Phase 2 - Construction will start in 2018 and will be on Blockhouse Road from Old Piney Road to Wilkinson Pike.

We are pleased to inform you that South Blount County Utility District will be starting the installation of the new water line on Friendship Way and Hitchhike Trail. This project will consist of 3600 feet of 6 and 4 inch PVC and will replace the existing aging infrastructure. This project is scheduled to begin in November 2017, and will be completed by the Utility’s employees.
Driveways that are asphalt or concrete will be bored. All other properties will be restored back to original condition or better condition once the work is completed.  


We will also replacing the water main on Wilkinson Pike. This project will consist of 400 feet of 2 inch PVC and will replace the existing aging infrastructure. This project is scheduled to begin in November 2017, and will be completed by the Utility’s employees. Driveways that are asphalt or concrete will be bored. All other properties will be restored back to original condition or better condition once the work is completed.