In the News

Octoraro Reservior Level

You may notice that the Octoraro Reservoir water level may, at times, be lower than normal between April through November of this year. This is a controlled reduction to allow the Chester Water Authority to perform scheduled maintenance on the Pine Grove Dam and is no...

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2018 Capital Improvements

CHESTER, PA: -The Chester Water Authority's Board of Directors has approved a capital budget that will invest $11.6 million in capital improvements in 2018 as part of its ongoing commitment to enhance its infrastructure and deliver excellent quality drinking water to...

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CHROMIUM-6 STATEMENT

CHESTER, PA: -In response to various media articles referencing chromium-6, CWA would like to assure our customers and the public that our drinking water is safe. CWA did monitoring for chromium-6 as required by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Chester...

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DROUGHT WATCH IN EFFECT FOR DELAWARE AND CHESTER COUNTIES

CHESTER, PA: - On September 6, 2016, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) expanded the drought watch declaration to include Delaware and Chester Counties due to low stream flows, declining groundwater levels, and a lack of precipitation. Under...

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CHESTER WATER AUTHORITY ADDS ONLINE BILL PAYMENT OPTION

CHESTER, PA: - Chester Water Authority announced August 11th the launch of an online payment option for its customers. In addition to traditional mail and phone billing systems, residents can now log on to www.ChesterWater.com and make payments using credit cards,...

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