Our Water Campaign

Safe, Affordable, Publicly-Controlled Water for All

The Our Water Campaign is a coalition of local organizations, including Pittsburgh United, Clean Water Action, Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network, Sierra Club, the Hill District Consensus Group, Nine Mile Run Watershed, Penn Future, Thomas Merton Center, and One Pennsylvania. The campaign was formed to ensure safe, affordable, publicly controlled water for all.

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Help keep our water PUBLIC! Donate to our campaign, and sign our petition.

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Take Action!

One way to reduce lead levels in our City’s water is to add a corrosion control chemical, which PWSA is currently trying to do. Unfortunately, the PA Dept of Environmental Protection (DEP), an agency designed to protect us, has taken months to approve this change that could benefit the health of thousands of Pittsburgh residents. Send a letter to the DEP here and let them know that you want them to take action now to make our drinking water safer!

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World Water Day: Know Your Water Rights 3/22 @ 6:30 PM

RSVP Here!  At The Shop in Homewood (621 N Dallas), to celebrate World Water Day and the universal human right to water, the Our Water Campaign is hosting an event for community members to learn about the rights they have as PWSA customers to safe, affordable drinking... read more

Our Only Option is Public Water! Nov 8 @ 2:30

What should happen to the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority? The people have made it clear that we want public control of our water. Now, the Mayor and his team of outside consultants will be presenting their recommendations to the City on Nov 8th. The future of... read more

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