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

      Treatment and Collection

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      Wastewater Treatment

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      Wastewater Treatment
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      Sewer Backups

      MAWC would like to respectfully notify you that property damage resulting from sewage backing up into your home is the responsibility of the homeowner, not the Authority. Click for more information.
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      Roots

      Roots in your lateral (the connection from your home to our main sewer line) trap grease, tissue paper, and other debris resulting in blockages that can require costly repairs. Find out more here.
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      Illegal Connections

      Downspouts and driveway drains tied into the sewer system cause problems and are considered illegal connections. Click here for more.
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      Service Area

      Learn more about the MAWC wastewater service area here.
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