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

      Leaks & Projects Map

      You can find information about interruptions to water service and ongoing projects in the map and list below. Click on the icons within the map for additional information. 

      Note that the map below is updated subsequent to the full list.  If your water is out and you don't notice a nearby leak repair on the map below, or on the following list of projects & leaks, please report a problem here or call us at 724 755-5800.

       

      Although every effort is made to assure that this map is accurate, decisions on water availability should not be made based on this map, and should instead be addressed through an application for service.

      Project - Alpine Tank

      Updated: February 15, 2018 - 3:27pm

      The $1.58 million, 950,000-gallon Alpine water tower is located next to the former Centennial School. The new Alpine tank will supplement a neighboring 1,000,000 gallon tank, increasing the treated water reserve for McKeesport customers.Read more

      Project - Nowrytown East

      Updated: February 15, 2018 - 10:16am

      ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR THE INSTALLATION OF APPROXIMATELY 4200 LINEAR FEET OF 8·1NCH DIAMETER WATER MAIN ALONG SPERANZA ROAD ANO ELDERS RIDGE ROAD TO PROVIDE WATER SERVICE IN CONEMAUGH TOWNSHIP, INDIANA COUNlY. l'roposod net Expenditure $15,000.00 REIMBURSEMENT FOR ENGINEERING COSTS (INCLUDING...Read more

      Project - Slope Hill Road

      Updated: February 15, 2018 - 10:01am

      INSTALL APPROXIMATELY 6100' OF 8 INCH MAIN WATER LINE FOR AN ESTIMATED COST OF $420,525 ALONG SLOPE HILL ROAD IN MOUNT PLEASANT TOWNSHIP. THE ABOVE WILL COVER THE COST TO INSTALL APPROXIMATELY 6100' OF 8" PVC C-900 CLASS 235 OR18 PIPE TO PROVIDE WATER SERVICE TO SLOPE HILL ROAD, MOUNT PLEASANT...Read more

      Project - 36-inch Kicker Way to Garden Street

      Updated: February 15, 2018 - 10:02am

      Install 4,150 feet of 36-inch transmission main for an estimated cost of $3,651,000. Project Underway: Road Bores 75% complete, Mine supports 75%, 400’ of 36” DI installed Construction on schedule Project estimated completion date: Spring 2018Read more

      Project - McKeesport WTP Clarifier Cover

      Updated: January 31, 2018 - 3:08pm

      The Municipal Authority of Westmoreland County decided to construct a building over the outdoor clarifiers of its McKeesport Water Treatment Plant in order to better protect them from airborne debris, and to decrease the potenial impact that the sun has on its treatment process. Washington PA...Read more

      Project - Harrison City Manor Road

      Updated: December 19, 2017 - 1:32pm

      Replace 1940s pipe with 12" PVC at an estimated cost of $2,500,000. Approximately 120 services replaced. 90 percent complete 12/19/17, expected completion Spring 2018.Read more

      Project - Vandergrift

      Updated: November 17, 2017 - 1:09pm

      Water line replacement of approximately 4,540 feet of existing pipe with 8-inch PVC along Bryant, Holland and Lowell streets, with 130 services replaced. Cost projected $2,070,300Read more

      Project - S. Greensburg pump station to Kicker Way, 48 inch transmission main

      Updated: February 15, 2018 - 8:17am

      Install approximately 1,246 feet of 48-inch ductile iron pipe. Projected cost $2,910,000 This project is underway and on schedule. Currently proceeding on Western Ave in South Greensburg Borough. It is anticipated to start the long road bore under SR 119 the first week of the New Year.Read more

      Project - Farm Road

      Updated: January 29, 2018 - 4:20pm

      Install approximately 1860 feet of 8-inch PVC pipe to serve 21 new customers near Wyano, South Huntingdon Township. Projected cost $150,000 12/1/2017 Installation complete waiting for DEP operation permitRead more

      Project - Pennsylvania Avenue, Irwin

      Updated: January 29, 2018 - 4:22pm

      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...Read more