Leadership and Governance:
The Newton County Water & Sewerage Authority is governed by an eight member board of directors. The five commission districts representing Newton County appoint one member from each district. The Cities of Covington, Oxford, and Porterdale also appoint one member each for a total of eight members. Each member serves a five year-term and can be reappointed in successive terms.
At the present time officers of the board and committees are as follows:
Chairman: Terry Smith
Executive Committee: Terry Smith, David Waller, Elsie Bell
Executive Director: Mike Hopkins
|District 1||Leigh Anne Barrett|
|District 2||Elsie Bell|
|District 3||Sonya Elijah|
|District 4||Junior Hilliard|
|District 5||Ester Fleming|
|City of Covington||David Waller|
|City of Oxford||Terry Smith|
|City of Porterdale||Lowell Chambers|
*The monthly board meeting is held the third Wednesday of the month at 9:00am at the main office located at 11325 Brown Bridge Road.