Central New York’s Water Authority2019-12-03T09:20:01-05:00

Welcome to OCWA – – Central New York’s Water Authority

OCWA is composed of a dedicated, professional workforce that is committed to providing customers with a safe, reliable and economical water supply. Because of this commitment, the Authority continually invests into the infrastructure and technology needed to meet this critical mission. On this website, you can find information on the ways the Authority is doing this. If you have any questions, call to speak with our staff. We are here to serve you.


Business Hours:
Monday thru Friday
8AM to 4:30PM

Phone Number:
For Customer Service, Press 3335

After Hours Emergency Number:

Contact us by Email:
Email form

Physical Address:
200 Northern Concourse
Syracuse, NY  13212

Mailing Address:
200 Northern Concourse
PO Box 4949
Syracuse, NY 13221-4949



Water Alerts will appear only when active.

What can I expect to see in this section?

  1. Water Interruption due to a Break in the Pipe
  2. Water Interruption due to Maintenance Work
  3. Notice of Cloudy Water
  4. Notice of Hydrant or Valve Maintenance
  5. Notice of Low Pressure

Notices will remain on the page for 24 hours past the anticipated resolution time. Map locations are approximate.


flushing in Farview circle from Amity to Amity for samples.

Approximate Location:
41 Farview Circle
Camillus , NY

Expected Resolution:
Friday, 10/9/2020, 2:30 pm

Water Off

Water is off on West Genesee St. from Manchester Rd. to Parson Dr. A Maple Rd. is off from West Genesee St. to E. Granger Rd. for a water main repair. 3 hydrants are affected

Approximate Location:
2525 West Genesee St.
Syracuse, NY 13219

Expected Resolution:
Tuesday, 9/22/2020, 3:04 pm

Road Closed

Maple Rd. is closed between West Genesee St. and E. Granger Rd. for a watermain repair.

Approximate Location:
2601 West Genesee St.
Syracuse , NY 13219

Expected Resolution:
Tuesday, 9/22/2020, 4:33 pm