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Comprehensive Water System Maintenance – 2017

Project Details The Erie Water Works and its contractor, ValveTEK Utility Services, will be completing important maintenance work on its water mains, valves and fire hydrants within portions of the City of Erie and Millcreek Township. These operations are being performed in order to enhance the water system. Work will occur between April to September […] Learn More

Erie Water Works bucks trend with quality infrastructure, low lead levels

The Erie Water Works took action in the early 1990’s to properly treat water to keep the lead levels nearly undetectable, Vojtek said. He said “the best way to maintain a safe water supply is by continuous monitoring.”  In addition, over the past 15 years an aggressive capital improvement program has helped rebuild an aging […] Learn More

System Expansion in Millcreek Township

We are proud to announce that on December 18, 2015 the ERIE WATER WORKS (EWW) became the sole provider of public water service to all Millcreek Township residents with the purchase of the MILLCREEK TOWNSHIP WATER AUTHORITY (MTWA). With the purchase of MTWA the Erie Water Works added approximately 7,500 direct customers bringing the total […] Learn More

Sewer and Garbage Letter – City of Erie Customers Only

November 10, 2014 Dear Erie Water Works Customer: The Erie Water Works and the City of Erie have been working very closely in a joint effort to address the issue of garbage collection fees. After a thorough evaluation of the problem, and the options available to resolve it, both parties agreed that combining the garbage […] Learn More

New bills for Water, Sewer and Garbage – City of Erie customers only.

Attached is a letter to City of Erie customers, beginning on Monday, November 3, 2014 and continuing through the last week in December. These revised bills are a result of the City of Erie and the Erie Water Works instituting a new procedure aimed at collecting delinquent garbage bills. This new process will combine a […] Learn More