ALCOSAN and You: Working Together for Clean Water
Water. It’s our most precious natural resource. At ALCOSAN we believe our mission and our purpose is clear. That’s why we’re working hard everyday to provide you, our customer, with cost-effective, environmentally conscious wastewater treatment that protects the public’s health while enhancing usage of our natural resources.
WQED Environmental Programming
In celebration of Earth Day 2015, ALCOSAN is a proud co-sponsor of WQED's environmental programming throughout the month of April! (Video courtesy of WQED.)
Subcommittee Created to Develop Customer Assistance Program
ALCOSAN's Board of Directors has created a subcommittee to work with ALCOSAN staff to develop a Customer Assistance Program (CAP) for low income ratepayers. To learn more, visit the ALCOSAN Media Room.
ALCOSAN conducted a series of community discussions on January 28-29 to provide an update on the Wet Weather Plan and the status of regulatory negotiations. You can now watch the January 29th meeting here - recorded in its entirety on the ALCOSAN campus - via ALCOSAN's official YouTube channel.
Now registering for 2015 Summer Science Camp!
ALCOSAN's Summer Science Camp provides students in grades 4-8 opportunities to explore environmental science through guided, hands-on activities. To learn more about the camp or to register your child, visit our Summer Science page now!
2015 Board of Directors Meeting Dates
The 2015 schedule for meeting dates of ALCOSAN's public Board of Directors meetings are now posted. To view the schedule, visit our Board of Directors page.
ALCOSAN Creates Communications Division;
Jeanne Clark Hired as Public Information Officer
ALCOSAN today created an expanded communications division, and hired Jeanne K. Clark as public information officer. The new division will include community, municipal, and customer outreach; public relations and marketing; government relations; scholastic programs; media relations; and social media. For more information, visit our Media Room.
ALCOSAN Announces Four-Year Rate Structure
The Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN) announced today that they have created a four year rate structure which will help residents, businesses and the Authority better prepare for the future. For full information, visit our Media Room.
ALCOSAN Participates in Major Green Initiative:
A joint project of the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy, ALCOSAN, the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority, and the City of Pittsburgh will result in two pilot projects in the Panther Hollow Watershed designed to manage and minimize runoff naturally through a variety of green infrastructure design components. For complete information, visit our Media Room.
EPA Response to ALCOSAN Extension Request:
The Environmental Protection Agency has provided a response to ALCOSAN's proposed Consent Decree schedule change for green infrastructure/flow reduction evaluation. Related correspondence is available for review here.
ALCOSAN Draft Wet Weather Plan:
The ALCOSAN Draft Wet Weather Plan was submitted to the three regulatory agencies on January 29, 2013. For further details, click here.
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