Central Arkansas Water Commission

The Board of Commissioners, Central Arkansas Water (CAW), was created by Arkansas Code Annotated 25-20-301-Little Rock City Code 35-26. Its seven (7) members serve seven (7)-year terms. Commissioners have full and complete authority to manage, operate, improve, extend and maintain the water works and distribution system for the cities of Little Rock and North Little Rock, and have full and complete charge of the water plan. Vacancies are filled by nominations from the remaining Commissioners, subject to confirmation by the Little Rock City Board of Directors and the North Little Rock City Council.

The Central Arkansas Water Commission meets the second Thursday of each month at 2:00 PM in the 3rd Floor Board Room of the Capitol Avenue Water Utility Building, which is located at 221 East Capitol Avenue. If the first day of the month falls on a Wednesday or Thursday, then the meetings will be held on the third Thursday of the month.

For More Information

C. Tad Bohannon, Chief Executive Officer
Central Arkansas Water
P.O. Box 1789
Little Rock, AR 72203
(501) 377-1345
www.carkw.com


AUTHORITY: Arkansas Code Annotated 25-20-301 - Little Rock City Code 35-26
TERM: Seven (7) years
MEMBERS: Seven (7)
DUTIES: The Commissioners have full and complete authority to manage, operate, improve, extend and maintain the Central Arkansas Water and distribution system, and have full and complete charge of the water plan.
SELECTION: Members of this Commission are nominated by the remaining Commissioners, subject to approval by the Little Rock City Board of Directors and the North Little Rock City Council.
MEETINGS: Second Thursday of Each Month
221 East Capitol Avenue
3rd Floor Board Room
2:00 PM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    If the first day of the month falls on a Wednesday or Thursday, then the meetings will be held on the third Thursday of the month.
CONTACT: C. Tad Bohannon, Chief Executive Officer
Central Arkansas Water
P. O. Box 1789
Little Rock, AR 72203
(501) 377-1345

Current Members


Jay Hartman
Entergy
jhartma@entergy.com
Term Expires:  6-30-2023
 
Kandi Hughes
khughes@spp.org
Term Expires:  6-30-2022

Jim McKenzie
jim.mcnz49@gmail.com
Term Expires: 6-30-2020

Dr. Roby Robertson
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
rdrobertson@ualr.edu
Term Expires:  6-30-2018

City Director Gene Fortson
(Board of Directors Liaision)
board@littlerock.gov
Term Expires:  12-31-2020

North Little Rock Appointees

Anthony Kendall
Term Expires:  6-30-2021

Eddie Powell
epowell01@comcast.net
Term Expires: 6-30-2019

Carmen Smith
DataPath, Inc.
sanderscarmen@hotmail.com
Term Expires: 6-30-2024