Lake Ontario Water Treatment Plant Project Update

The Lake Ontario Water Treatment Plant Project is one of our largest projects. So as the tank work progresses expect to see a transition to the major overhaul of our largest WTP. Shown here is the progress on the conversion of our solids contact clarifier into a rectangular contact basin. Experience showed that the plant [...]

2022-05-18T09:57:23-04:00May 18th, 2022|

Drinking Water Week 2022

Upgraded water infrastructure plays critical role in daily life during Drinking Water Week, every week Syracuse, NY – May 2, 2022: This week’s Drinking Water Week offers consumers a chance to learn about the critical infrastructure that transports water from collection to treatment to consumption to ensure drinking water is “There When You Need It.” Drinking [...]

2022-05-02T09:06:33-04:00May 2nd, 2022|

Annual Water Quality Report for 2021 is now Available

The Onondaga County Water Authority (OCWA) is pleased to provide its customers and consumers with its Annual Water Quality Report and Consumer Confidence Report for the year ending December 31, 2021. Throughout this report, readers will find useful information specifically related to the water delivered to you by OCWA, as well as information related to [...]

2022-04-27T08:43:54-04:00April 27th, 2022|

Flushing has begun in the Town of Camillus

OCWA has started flushing portions of the water distribution system in the Town of Camillus on Skyview, Old Semet, Gulf and Rocky Roads. Routine flushing of the water mains ensures high water quality, water pressure and fire flows for our customers. The flushing will take place during regular business hours. You may temporarily experience low-pressure [...]

2022-04-27T08:40:25-04:00April 26th, 2022|

OCWA has won two AWWA awards for 2022

At a recent awards breakfast hosted by the American Water Works Association-New York Section (AWWA-NY) in Saratoga Springs, OCWA–Central New York’s Water Authority–was honored to receive two awards, the 2022 Safety Award in recognition of its “outstanding initiative in the area of safety improvement and injury prevention.” As well as, AWWA-NY’s 2022 Project of the [...]

2022-04-20T10:34:46-04:00April 20th, 2022|

OCWA will be flushing portions of the water distribution system in the Town of Camillus this year.

OCWA will be flushing portions of the water distribution system in the Town of Camillus this year. The flushing is scheduled to begin April 18th. Routine flushing of the water mains ensures high water quality, water pressure and fire flows for our customers. The flushing will take place during regular business hours. You may temporarily [...]

2022-04-14T11:52:33-04:00April 14th, 2022|

Bear Springs Road Main Replacement – Town of Cicero

OCWA–Central New York’s Water Authority–will begin the first phase of a water main replacement project along Bear Springs Road in the Town of Cicero Manlius starting the week 3-28-2022. Activities associated with water main replacement projects are fluid, and ever changing as the work progresses. Our foremost concern is the safety of the residents and [...]

2022-03-25T11:21:39-04:00March 25th, 2022|
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