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The Value of Public Water – Our Economy

Not many people would consider the effects of water on the economy.  However, interruptions in water service can render businesses. Investments into water systems is necessary for the growing economy. OCWA - Central New York’s Water Authority - wants to remind our customers of water’s importance by highlighting the American Water Works Association (AWWA) and [...]

2019-09-20T15:05:58-04:00September 20th, 2019|

Church Street and Chestnut Street Water Main Construction Update

The Church Street and Chestnut Street water main replacement project is advancing to the Chestnut Street side of the project. We will also have a construction presence on Church Street to finish cuts and caps. The Church Street work should be completed on or about the 7th of October, 2019. Expect traffic delays and flagging [...]

2019-09-18T16:14:13-04:00September 18th, 2019|

The Value of Public Water – Our Environment

Do you ever consider the effects water can have on the environment? Think about the chemicals and pollution that negatively impact the surrounding environment. The environment is affected everyday by our actions and could use our help!   OCWA - Central New York’s Water Authority - wants to remind our customers of water’s importance by [...]

2019-09-13T15:21:03-04:00September 13th, 2019|

The Value of Public Water – Our Health

Have you ever thought about the effects of water quality on human health? Pollution and other chemicals can have major impacts not only to the surrounding environment but on our health and overall well being. OCWA - Central New York’s Water Authority - wants to remind our customers of water’s importance by highlighting the American [...]

2019-09-05T15:29:25-04:00September 5th, 2019|

OCWA Employee Spotlight

This is the second 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 [...]

2019-09-04T15:12:51-04:00September 4th, 2019|

The Value of Public Water – Part 1

Do you ever think about how valuable your water really is? Water is essential to our everyday life in so many different ways, from quality drinking water and bathing to washing your clothes and dishes or even brushing your teeth. OCWA - Central New York’s Water Authority - wants to remind our customers of water’s [...]

2019-08-28T16:16:38-04:00August 28th, 2019|

Taft Road Water Main Construction Update

The Taft Road water main replacement project has been completed by OCWA. At the this point all current construction is the responsibility of the Onondaga County Department of Transportation (OCDOT). Please contact OCDOT for any ongoing construction issues at 315-435-3205. OCWA will return to the project after OCDOT has completed its construction, to finalize any [...]

2019-08-15T10:50:47-04:00August 15th, 2019|

OCWA Employee Spotlight of the Month

This is the first in a new 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'll ask a designated employee a series of ten (10) set [...]

2019-08-02T10:54:07-04:00August 2nd, 2019|

Church Street and Chestnut Street Water Main Construction Update

The Church Street and Chestnut Street water main replacement has advanced almost to the South Bay intersection. The remainder of the main installation will be out of the pavement along Church Street. Henceforth, Church Street will be open to traffic. Any construction in the future will be outside the extents of pavement along Church Street. [...]

2019-07-31T10:10:44-04:00July 31st, 2019|