Decatur County Rural Water Corporation is a non-profit membership owned water utility. In order to purchase water from the Rural Water Corporation a membership must be purchased. The membership fee is $100. This fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. However, it is a one time fee regardless of how many properties the member may own. As a member, an individual is to comply with the Articles of Incorporation, the Bylaws, and the Rules and Regulations of the Corporation.
One right of a membership is the right to vote at a meeting of the members. A joint membership of a husband and wife is considered one vote. For more information on the entitlements of a member, please see the Bylaws which are available at the office.
Steps to Complete Membership
- Read through DCRW Membership Regulations, Penalties and Policies.
- Pay Membership Fee. You may pay under the Payments tab – Online Payments, pay by phone with card or come into our office.
- Send copy of Photo I.D. by clicking on link under Part 1 of the Online Forms.
- Fill out Membership Application Part 1 and Part 2.