Welcome to the Brown County Water Improvement District (BCWID) website. The goal of the site is to provide interesting current and historical information about the regional water district. We hope this website will assist you with information about BCWID. Please feel free to contact us for more information.
The Brown County Water Improvement District (BCWID) owns, operates and maintains Lake Brownwood, providing water for many uses to the region, including a majority of the drinking water from its water treatment plant located in Brownwood.
BCWID#1 serves the communities of Brownwood, Bangs, Brooksmith SUD, SantaAnna, Coleman SUD, Early and Zephyr SUD.
Drought conditions are widespread across the state. BCWID is experiencing Mild drought conditions and encourages all citizens to help conserve our precious water resources.
Our water system is under Stage 1 water-use restrictions as of today July 15, 2022. This means that water use is restricted in the following ways: