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OCWA Employee Spotlight

This is the fourth in a series of monthly articles by OCWA--Central New York's Water Authority--highlighting some of our dedicated employees and the important jobs they perform on behalf of the over 500,000 people the Authority serves throughout Central New York.  Each month we're asking a different  employee a series of ten questions about his/her [...]

2019-11-08T16:38:46-05:00November 8th, 2019|

The Value of Public Water – The Cost of Clean

Have you ever thought about what you’re paying for when you buy water? Not exactly the water, but the means to keep water clean and safe for everyone! Water is more valuable than most Americans would ever think. OCWA - Central New York’s Water Authority - wants to remind our customers of water’s importance by [...]

2019-10-28T14:06:41-04:00October 28th, 2019|

Church Street and Chestnut Street Water Main Construction Update (Week of 10/28/19)

The Church Street and Chestnut Street water main replacement project is advancing to the Chestnut Street side of the project.  Expect traffic delays and flagging operations as this part of the project continues while OCWA proceeds with paving and restoration on Church Street. The Chestnut Street side of the project started on Thursday, September 19th [...]

2019-10-25T14:46:08-04:00October 25th, 2019|

Imagine A Day Without Water

Today, water utilities across the United States are taking part in the annual “Imagine a Day Without Water” campaign to highlight the critical importance of reliable access to clean water in our lives and the investment in infrastructure that is necessary to protect this valuable resource. Here at OCWA--Central New York's Water Authority, we have [...]

2019-10-25T14:32:22-04:00October 23rd, 2019|

Town of Lenox West-Central Water District Takeover

Town of Lenox West-Central Water District Takeover as of 12/2/19 The cooperative project between the Town of Lenox, their contractor and the Onondaga County Water Authority will be coming online soon. AT THIS POINT, DO NOT ALLOW YOUR CONTRACTOR TO DISCONNECT YOUR WELL FROM YOUR DWELLING. WATER CANNOT BE USED FROM NEWLY INSTALLED WATER MAINS [...]

2019-12-04T11:36:51-05:00October 23rd, 2019|

The Value of Public Water – The Northeast Region

The Northeast Region of the United States relies on the regular service of water! Big cities in the region supply billions of gallons of water and it’s important to keep the water clean and safe or the American people! OCWA - Central New York’s Water Authority - wants to remind our customers of water’s importance [...]

2019-10-18T16:09:48-04:00October 18th, 2019|

Church Street and Chestnut Street Water Main Construction Update (As of 10/17/19)

The Church Street and Chestnut Street water main replacement project is advancing to the Chestnut Street side of the project.  Expect traffic delays and flagging operations as this part of the project continues while OCWA proceeds with paving and restoration on Church Street. The Chestnut Street side of the project started on Thursday, September 19th [...]

2019-10-25T14:46:45-04:00October 16th, 2019|

OCWA Employee Spotlight

This is the third in a series of monthly articles by OCWA--Central New York's Water Authority--highlighting some of our dedicated employees and the important jobs they perform on behalf of the over 500,000 people the Authority serves throughout Central New York.  Each month we're asking a different  employee a series of ten questions about his/her [...]

2019-10-11T11:52:52-04:00October 11th, 2019|

Water project causing some cloudy water in North Syracuse

OCWA customers residing in North Syracuse, specifically those living on Chestnut Street and immediately adjacent streets, may experience cloudy or discolored water the week of October 7th due to filling and flushing of new water mains being installed in the area. The filling and flushing of the new water mains requires a larger than normal [...]

2019-10-08T14:51:30-04:00October 8th, 2019|