Our Water Campaign

Safe, Affordable, Publicly-Controlled Water for All

The Our Water Campaign is a coalition of local organizations, including Pittsburgh United, Clean Water Action, Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network, Sierra Club, Nine Mile Run Watershed, New Voices for Reproductive Justice, Thomas Merton Center, and One Pennsylvania. The campaign was formed to ensure safe, affordable, publicly controlled water for all.

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Pittsburgh Climate March!

Join us for the Pittsburgh Climate March! Saturday, April 29 at 10am Oakland Corner of Bigelow Blvd. and 5th Ave We will march for our families. We will march for our air, our water, and our land. We will march for clean energy jobs and climate justice. We will march... read more

Media Coverage:

House passes bill to put water authority under PUC oversight

“The speed is a real problem for us. We would like a little more time to figure out just what PUC oversight would mean and how to make this bill work for PWSA ratepayers in the best way possible,” said Aly Shaw, an organizer with the Our Water Campaign, a coalition including Pittsburgh United, the Sierra Club and the Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network. It advocates for publicly controlled water.

Advisory team to oversee possible PWSA restructuring

Mayor Bill Peduto’s office announced Tuesday that the Infrastructure Management Group will manage a possible restructuring of the utility. Several nonprofits formed the Our Water Campaign earlier this year to make sure the PWSA stays a public utility. “Our...