Water flowing out of faucet.
White Light Bulb Quick Tip

Quick Tip

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 takes place on Thursday, October 21 and focuses on where water comes from and where wastewater goes.

Water infrastructure is vital to every household and community. To learn more, visit