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B. T. Brown Reservoir
Location Coweta County, Georgia, United States
Type reservoir
Surface area 300 acres (1.2 km2)

B.T. Brown Reservoir is a reservoir of 300 acres (1.2 km2) in Coweta County, Georgia, United States. It is located at 621 S Alexander Creek Road Newnan, Georgia 30263. The reservoir is maintained by the Coweta County Water & Sewerage Authority . The reservoir was built for its ability to be a water treatment facility. The reservoir was rebuilt at a cost of $13 million and completed in 2006. The production of drinking water began in 2007. As of 2007, this facility will produce 2 million US gallons (7,600 m3) of water daily with a maximum capacity to produce 6 million US gallons (23,000 m3) daily.

Fishing

B.T. Brown reservoir is accessible to all Coweta County Residents with a few requirements including:

  1. Reservoir opens at 8:00am and closes at sunset or posted time.
  2. You must be a Coweta County Resident
  3. You can only fish from a boat
  4. Your boat can only use an electric trolling motor or paddles. No gas motors or gas tanks are allowed.
  5. No rubber or vinyl rafts allowed
  6. 20 feet length maximum for boats
  7. No gasoline tanks are permitted on the reservoir.

To obtain a permit you must go to the Coweta County Water & Sewerage Authority which is located at 545 Corinth Road, Newnan, Georgia 30263.

Pavilion

The Pavilion has 3 connected shaded areas with picnic tables and restroom accessibility. The Pavilion area has swings and multiple playground areas for children. The Pavilion is accessible to all Coweta County Residents with a few requirements.

  1. Pavilions opens at 8:00am and closes at sunset or posted time.
  2. You can reserve the Pavilion for a local event by contacting the Coweta County Water & Sewerage Authority which is located at 545 Corinth Road, Newnan, Georgia 30263.
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