World Water Monitoring Day 2022

This week, on September 18th, was World Water Monitoring Day. A day where we acknowledge the importance of our natural water sources and take the necessary steps to protect them for generations to come. The World Water Monitoring Day was first brought into existence in 2003 by America’s Clean Water Foundation (ACWF). The organization aimed [...]

2022-09-21T13:25:35-04:00September 21st, 2022|

OCWA is at The Great New York State Fair

OCWA has a booth at the New York State Fair until Thursday, September 1st. We will have staff in attendance to help to recruit future employees. The booth is located within the “Science and Industry” building as part of the Skilled Trades & Manufactures Exhibit. The exhibit will showcase a variety of careers that can [...]

2022-08-31T15:21:10-04:00August 31st, 2022|

August is National Water Quality Month

National Water Quality Month was found in 2005 by the EPA with the backing of the UN. This month we take the time to acknowledge the importance of of water and how precious the limited fresh water we have is. In the CNY region we are spoiled with an abundant amount of high quality fresh [...]

2022-08-18T08:19:25-04:00August 17th, 2022|

Board Meeting Location Change

The Onondaga County Water Authority will hold its regular Board meeting on August 17, 2022, at 12:00 p.m. at its offices located at the Otisco Water Treatment Plant, 2460 Lawrence Road Marcellus, NY 13108. Notice is also given that the Board may convene from time to time as the Audit, Governance or Finance Committee.   [...]

2022-08-10T11:09:24-04:00August 10th, 2022|

Water: Essential to the human body

  Did you know that water makes up nearly 60% of the human body? Water is a major part of helping your body function properly. It aids in everything from digestion to helping your brain function properly. OCWA is proud to continue to provide our customers with high quality drinking water to stay hydrated!

2022-08-10T10:59:25-04:00August 10th, 2022|

Newport Road Phase 1 Main Replacement – Town of Camillus

OCWA–Central New York’s Water Authority–will begin the first phase of a water main replacement project along Newport Road in the Town of Camillus starting the week of 8/1/22. 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 our [...]

2022-08-01T15:04:25-04:00August 1st, 2022|

OCWA hosts West Genesee Middle School’s Summer Science Camp

OCWA had the opportunity to give a tour of our Otisco Lake Water Treatment Plant to West Genesee Middle School's summer science camp focused on water and engineering. Here at OCWA we are always eager to open our doors to students and classes looking to better understand the water cycle and how we provide clean, [...]

2022-07-27T16:28:53-04:00July 27th, 2022|
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