The Haleyville Water Department was incorporated in 1947. In 1967 the City of Haleyville turned the Sewer Department over to the Haleyville Water Department and the Haleyville Water and Sewer Board was incorporated in 1967.
The Haleyville Water and Sewer Board operates under the laws of the State of Alabama. The Board members include Chairman Ken Sunseri, John Caldwell, James Caldwell, Johnny Thompson, and the City Representative is Jimmy Elliott. The Haleyville City Council appoints the Board members to a 6-year term. The Board conducts monthly business meetings, and additional meetings if required.
Haleyville purchases water from the Upper Bear Creek Water Authority, who only serves two other customers, Bear Creek and Phil Campbell. Haleyville may purchase 134 million gallons per month, current usage is approximately 50 million gallons per month. The sewer plant has a capacity of 800,000 gallons per day, the daily average usage is 400,000 gallons per day. Water is transmitted through two transmission lines, a 12 inch and a 16 inch ductile iron lines. Haleyville has five storage tanks, with a capacity of 2.2 million gallons, which equals approximately 1 1/2 days supply.