The City of Forrest City provides water/sewer service for industry. Forrest City Industrial Park is served by a 12-inch water main and a 12-inch sewer main.
The water source is 10 wells, with treatment consisting of the addition of chlorine and fluoride. Pumping capacity is 10.25 MGD, with an average consumption of 3.44 MGPD, and peak consumption of 5.6 MGD. Storage capacity is 3.20 MG.
Wastewater treatment consists of an activated sludge processing plant, designed for expansion. The design flow is 2.12 MGD, with an average daily flow of 1.10 MGD. The design BOD loading is 5516 lbs/day, with an average daily BOD loading of 3200 lbs/day.
Industrial park sites are served by Woodruff Electric Cooperative Corporation with distribution at 13.2 KV from 15 MVA and 12 MVA substations. Substations are on loop feed 6 transmission circuits. Optional time-of-use rates are available for industrial loads.
Gas is supplied by CenterPoint Energy with a 6" main that can supply 150,000 cfh at 50 psi. (Capacity 125 psi). Additionally, there is a major pipeline 2,000 feet to the west.