Publications and Venues

The 811 hot air balloon visited BJWSA to remind the public of underground utility lines. See WTOC’s video and article here.

Click here to see a video from the Island Packet regarding the hot air balloon.

The Island News offered information on the balloon and on calling 811 before digging. See the article here.

Joe DeVito was interviewed about 811 information by the Beaufort News/WHHITV. Click here to view the video.


Boil water advisory occurs in Habersham
Ed Saxon, general manager of Beaufort-Jasper Water & Sewer Authority talks to the Island Packet explaining to residents of Habersham and Cherokee Farms about a boil water advisory and the causes of boil orders in general. To view the video, click here.


SI-c2xccl2BJWSA is currently represented at locations across the country in two Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibitions under the project “Water Matters”, which explores both the biological dependence on water and its cultural significance. See our wastewater video here, and in the exhibitions Water/Ways and H2O Today.

BJWSA is credited with helping the Beaufort-Port Royal Fire Department receive its Class 1 ISO Rating. Retrieved from

Public Works Magazine. (2016, November 1) Meet South Carolina’s First Sustainable Sewer District: Retrieved from

(Public Works Magazine/Haskell) 90South Carolina’s first sustainable sewer district, our Hardeeville Water Reclamation Facility expansion, has earned the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure’s Bronze Envision Award.

Arab Water World. (March 2017) BJWSA receives Partnership for Safe Water Award. Retrieved from

BJWSA’s Purrysburg Water Treatment Plant has been awarded the prestigious Presidents Award from the Partnership for Safe Water.


Media Inquiries

Pamela Flasch
Communications Manager
Phone 843-987-8053

Lou Brown
Communications Specialist
Phone 843-987-8047