SAWS Payment Centers are opening today at 10 a.m. Other SAWS services are continuing as usual. SAWS is not experiencing any weather-related challenges or outages as a result of the weather.

Apply for Uplift now to take advantage of new affordability discount rates in January

From a global pandemic to skyrocketing inflation, the last two years have taken a toll on many families’ finances. But you shouldn’t have to choose between putting food on the table or keeping your water service on.

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That’s where San Antonio Water System’s Affordability Discount Program can help.

More than 34,000 families are currently receiving assistance to pay their monthly water bill. Come January 2023, when SAWS’ new proposed rate structure becomes effective, nearly all of their bills will be lower.

Depending on your family size and income, that could be you, too — but you must be enrolled in the SAWS Uplift assistance program!

Established in 2018, Uplift makes it easy to apply for 14 different assistance programs through a single, simple online form. Apply today at