Our Mission

At Fosterburg Water District, we are committed to providing safe, high quality water services to our community, while maintaining a standard of excellence in customer service and environmental conservation.

As of November 2017, FWD has 3,007 active customers

300+ miles of water main ragning from 2 inches to 12 inches in size

4 elevated water towers with 1.6 Millions gallons in capacity

2 above ground storage tanks with 1.0 Million gallon capacity

2 pump houses rated at 1,300 gallons per minute each

1 booster station rated at 200 gallons per minute

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 option that best suits your needs... Learn more... 





Holiday Hours of Operation

Christmas Eve Day: 8 am to noon

Christmas Day: Closed

New Year Eve Day: 8am to noon

New Year Day: Closed

Monthly Business Meeting Date,Time, and Location

Fosterburg Water District regular scheduled business meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of each month beginning at 7:30 pm.

The location is at the Water Office located at 3216 Main Street (Fosterburg), Alton, IL 62002


Fosterburg Water District Board of Trustee Election is April 2, 2019


Packets are available and can be obtained from the

District Secretary


at 3216 Main St.

Alton, IL 62002

8:00 am to 5:00 pm.


Filing period is

December 10-17, 2018


Further information may be obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections website.





We make a life by what we GIVE.

We make a life by what we GIVE.

December 01, 2018

“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” Winston Churchill

The holidays are fast approaching, with all that this joyful season brings: carols and eggnog, parties and mistletoe, glitter and tinsel and twinkly lights, hearth and home and friends and family. And GIVING. As we think about the good gifts we hope to give this holiday season, we are reminded to give of our time, our resources, our abilities. Not just this month, but every month. It can make such a difference in someone's life.

Here are some people who are making a difference . . . 


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