Authority P.O. Box 467
Chester, PA 19016
Chester Water Authority
Bringing Clean Water to You
Chester Water Authority (CWA) is proud of our
award-winning record of providing clean, pure water. You
can be confident that your water will meet or exceed all
the criteria established by the Pennsylvania Department
of Environmental Protection (PA DEP), the United States
Environmental Protection Agency (US
EPA), and the
American Water Works Association (AWWA). You can also
rest assured that our rates are the lowest practical to
cover operations, maintenance, and other requirements.
locally managed. That means we care about – and
your needs and concerns, because we live and work here,
some points of interest about Chester Water Authority:
We serve over 41,000 customers (a total of over
Our service area extends from the Susquehanna
River to the Delaware River, covering the developing communities of
Southwestern Delaware County and Southern Chester County.
We pump an average of 34 million gallons of water per day.
We have over 616 miles of distribution mains.
We supply water not only to residential, industrial, and commercial customers, but also to other water companies in
Pennsylvania and Delaware.
Our Octoraro Treatment Plant has the capacity to treat 60 million gallons of water per day, positioning us well to
serve today’s and tomorrow’s customers.