Water & Sewer

Reporting a Water Leak or Sewer Backup

If you should have a sewer back-up or drinking water problem after working hours or on weekends, call the Police Dispatch number, 912-786-5600, and they will get the person on call for the Water Department to start repairs.

Vision Statement

The City of Tybee Island Water and Sewer Department will be a utility that is a leader in providing public health protection; environmentally sound and innovative utility services using state-of-the-art technologies, proven operational expertise, resource planning and excellent customer service in a cost-effective manner. We will also strive to educate our constituents in preserving and protecting our environmental resources.

Mission Statement

The City of Tybee Island Water and Sewer Department is committed to serving the needs of our residents, businesses, and visitors by providing high-quality drinking water, wastewater treatment and disposal services, and adequate water under sufficient pressure to provide system wide fire protection water while providing for future economic growth via progressive planning; implementing water conservation measures, and continuing education; safeguarding public health and the environment; providing for process improvements and cost efficiencies.

In the light of being an oceanfront community, we are as well committed to being prepared in the event of a natural disaster to keep our services up and operating.

View the 2021 Water and Sewer presentation to City Council