The ongoing restoration of the Town of Silver City's historic Waterworks building is a community project involving youth and adult volunteers, non-profit groups, businesses and Town staff—and you can help!

How you can help!

Volunteer! Learn about historic preservation while participating in the restoration. Contact to help out!

Donate! The Town can accept donations through its Finance Department. Contact them at

Comment! We're gathering comments to find the best way to preserve this landmark. Let us know what you think!.

The last of its kind

The Silver City Waterworks, established in 1887, provided the Town's first municipal water supply. Known locally as "the Rock House," the Waterworks building is the only surviving stone building from its era in Silver City.  

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