The Altoona Water Authority (AWA) is a non-profit municipal authority providing public water supply and sanitary sewer service to almost 70,000 residents in Blair County. The AWA supplies public water service to approximately 23,000 customers. Additionally, the AWA provides "bulk" water to several smaller water utilities which distribute and re-sell to their direct customers. The AWA wastewater collection system serves almost 19,000 customers. Please visit our Current Events page for information about the AWA's ongoing Wastewater Corrective Action Plan.
The AWA's 2013 Consumer Confidence Report is now available. Click here to view this report.
For instructions from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on how to properly dispose of prescription drugs,click here.
In December 2013, the AWA failed to sample for Bromate at the Kettle Water Treatment Plant. Click here for more information regarding this Failure to Monitor Violation. You may also call 814-944-2597.