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Lake Ontario, the source of MCWA water is the 13th largest lake in the world with 393 cubic miles of water. It is also the second deepest of the great lakes, at an average of 282 feet

Imagine a Day Without Water

What would happen if you turned on your tap and no water came out? You wouldn’t be able to bathe yourself or your children, do laundry or flush your toilet. No water would mean hospitals couldn’t function, firefighters couldn’t do their jobs and our ultimately our economy would crumble.

“Imagine a Day Without Water” is a national education campaign that highlights the value of water and the need for investment in infrastructure. This year’s day of action took place on October 21 and focused on where water comes from and where wastewater goes.

MCWA Director of Production and Transmission Chris LaManna spoke with Spectrum News about the reliability of our water source in recognition of this special day. Click here to see the news story.

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