Welcome to the Official Website of Lake Junaluska Assembly Public Works

Our Mission

The mission of Lake Junaluska is to be a place of Christian hospitality where lives are transformed through renewal of soul, mind, and body. This hospitality is provided to ALL persons, without discrimination.

In Assembly Public Works, we strive to fulfill this mission by providing residents and guests with safe, timely, and high quality public work services and superior customer support. In doing so, we hope to minimize many of the distractions that can interfere with those transformations, while keeping the community running smoothly in the background!

After-Hours Service

LJA Public Works On-Call Staff

During evenings or weekends, if you are experiencing a water leak, sewer backup or need to report a downed tree blocking a roadway, please call the Haywood County Non-Emergency Dispatch line at (828) 452-6666. Dispatchers will contact the Public Works On-Call staff and anyone else who may need to respond. 

During regular business hours, please call the Public Works office at (828) 452-5911.

LJA Security Officer-on-Duty  (24-hours, Year-Around)

To reach the LJA Officer-on-Duty, please call (828) 734-5575. Or, you may contact the 24-hour Haywood County Non-Emergency Dispatch line at (828) 452-6666.

In case of emergencies, call 911.

Bill Payment Options

Looking for the most convenient way to pay your bill? We offer a wide variety of payment options to our customers. Simply choose the method that best suits your needs!

Options Include:

  • Online Bill Pay, including scheduled payments & auto payment by credit card
  • Automatic bank drafts from checking or savings accounts
  • Check payment by mail or drop-box
  • Credit card payment by phone or in-person

Visit Bill Payment Options for the complete list.

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October JACC Meeting

October 08, 2021

The next Junaluska Assembly Community Council meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, October 12 at 4:00 pm, will be offered in a hybrid format with both in-person and online options. 

The in-person meeting will take place in Gaines Auditorium located in the Welcome Center. 

Community members may also register to join the meeting virtually through Zoom. Like the previous JACC meetings held on Zoom throughout the pandemic, online viewers will be able to view the APW Director's PowerPoint presentations and visual feeds of Council members and listen to audio interactions between Council and the in-person participants. Written questions can be shared with the meeting host at any time, and online...

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When Every Drop Counts!

When Every Drop Counts!

October 01, 2021

Have you hugged a Water Operator Today?

The modern plumbing system is considered one of the greatest innovations of the 19th century. In fact, plumbing dates back to the Greeks and Romans, but luckily has significantly evolved since the olden days.

It's easy to take for granted how lucky we are to have access to fresh, clean water at the turn of a tap. It’s especially amazing considering that available fresh water only accounts for approximately 2% of all water resources.

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