Category: Customer

Why Cybersecurity at CUD Is a Full-Time Job

Cyberattacks are unfortunately part of our new normal. For public utilities, the work involved with building and maintaining strong online defenses is an everyday effort because essential services present an

Scan this code with your phone’s camera to view our 2020 Water Quality Report

This year, we’re doing something different. Yes, the annual Water Quality Report will still arrive in June and July billing statements. However, CUD wants to transform what is typically a

CUD Geography Expert to Work with Department of Defense Agency

Bethany Hall serves as the Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Coordinator with Consolidated Utility District (CUD) of Rutherford County, using her capabilities in data collection and geography as well as her

CUD finalizes 2021-2022 Capital Improvement Plan

CUD’s management, engineers, and Board members have finalized plans for upcoming water service improvements as the population of Rutherford County continues its upward surge in residential and commercial development. The

CUD offers a downloadable holiday cookbook for Christmas 2020

As a way of providing added value to its ratepayers during the holidays, CUD has developed a free, downloadable cookbook. For residents who may wish to prepare more of their

Bacteria can’t hide from CUD’s FlowCam

A big part of water quality involves identifying and eliminating microscopic bacteria – even those that are much smaller than the width of a human hair. That’s why the K.

CUD marks milestone in fire protection

Consolidated Utility District recently surpassed 5,000 fire hydrants the water utility services within its distribution system. This number is significant in terms of water availability for the county’s Fire Departments.

Chlorine Plays Vital Role in Security of Water Supply as Countermeasure to Virus

Current evidence indicates chlorine is effective in eliminating the COVID-19 virus (coronavirus) through the disinfection process for drinking water or wastewater, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and

CUD signs $1.3 million deal for upgraded meter technology

More advanced metering technology is on its way to Rutherford County, which will benefit customers of Consolidated Utility District (CUD) by providing more actionable, real-time data. This new piece of

Pam Sykes’ Journey: From archaeology in California to infrastructure in Tennessee

Her work is part Indiana Jones, part mapmaking, and part drone flights. Pam Sykes, a GIS Analyst (geographic information system) with CUD since 2015, wouldn’t have it any other way.