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, the Hill District Consensus Group, Nine Mile Run Watershed, Penn Future, Thomas Merton Center, and One Pennsylvania. The campaign was formed to ensure safe, affordable, publicly controlled water for all.

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Take Action!

One way to reduce lead levels in our City’s water is to add a corrosion control chemical, which PWSA is currently trying to do. Unfortunately, the PA Dept of Environmental Protection (DEP), an agency designed to protect us, has taken months to approve this change that could benefit the health of thousands of Pittsburgh residents. Send a letter to the DEP here and let them know that you want them to take action now to make our drinking water safer!

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EVENTS

Protect Our Water Townhall on Sept 26th!

Join the Our Water Campaign for the Protect Our Water Townhall! Tuesday, September 26, 2017 5:30 PM EDT – 8:00 PM EDT 841 California Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15212 Pittsburgh residents continue to deal with unsafe drinking water, unaffordable bills, and a water... read more

Media Coverage:

Consultant’s public workshop to center on PWSA’s future

From its finances to system upkeep, consultants have spent several months exploring the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority. Now they want the public to review their work — and to offer feedback — as they craft final recommendations for reworking the troubled...