What is a typical water emergency?

    • A water main leak causing flooding/damage or icy conditions in the winter.
    • A service line leak outside of the home causing flooding/damage or icy conditions in the winter.
    • A leak inside the home causing flooding/damage and the inside valve is inoperable.

    What is a typical wastewater emergency?

    • A basement back up of wastewater.
    • A manhole or clean out that is overflowing.

     

      EMERGENCY HOTLINE:

      (724) 755-5800

      24 hours a day / 7 days a week

       

      PLEASE CALL 911 IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING A HAZARDOUS EMERGENCY SITUATION

      Beaver Run Reservoir

      IUP–MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY OF WESTMORELAND COUNTY BEAVER RUN MONITORING PROJECTS

      IUP faculty and students have been monitoring surface water quality and air quality in and around Beaver Run Reservoir, a drinking water source managed by the Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County (MAWC). The reservoir lies within a 43-square-mile drainage area and serves approximately 130,000 people throughout northern Westmoreland County and small portions of neighboring Armstrong and Indiana counties. 

      To learn more, visit https://www.iup.edu/energy/research-initiatives/beaver-run-reservoir/