Water Utilities



David Hackley, Water Utilities Superintendent


With the retirement of David Hackley on May 29, 2015, after 29 years of service to the City of Kilgore, this position is currently vacant.

Mission Statement:

To provide the citizens of Kilgore with an adequate supply of safe potable water, proper treatment of the wastewater, and to operate and maintain the water department facilities in an efficient, affordable and effective manner.


About our Department:                                            

  • Supply potable drinking water for consumption, irrigation, and fire protection from surface water treatment plant and water wells
  • Proper wastewater treatment
  • Maintain and repair water and sewer lines
  • Billing and Accounting
  • Monitor and treat water in public swimming pool.


Helpful Links:


Engineering Design Manual


Water Treatment Plant

Wastewater Treatment Plant