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

      Project - Pennsylvania Avenue, Irwin

      Water Main Replacement Project
      Pennsylvania Avenue, Irwin Borough
      The Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County (MAWC) proposes to replace approximately 5,000 feet of existing 6-inch and 8-inch cast iron and cement water mains with an equivalent length of 8-inch C900 CL235 PVC pipe along Pennsylvania Avenue in Irwin Borough, Westmoreland County. The estimated total project cost is $3,005,000. MAWC’s 2016 Bond Issue will be the funding source for this project. Pipe installation will be subject to public bid. MAWC will utilize additional outside contractors under existing annual contracts to perform trench restoration, sidewalk and curb replacement and milling and overlay if required.

       

      60% installed Main line installed past Walnut Street. Main line construction estimated to be completed mid-February. Service replacement to begin the week of January  29th , with completion in the spring

      Status Update: 

      in progress