Year in Review (Part One): 2016 was a Big Year for Philly's Water Stewards
Newly-elected Mayor Jim Kenney rang in 2016 in a big way by naming Debra A. McCarty Philadelphia Water Department Commissioner, making her the first woman to lead the organiza...
Year in Review (Part Two): 2016 Highlights Continued
This is the second installment in our blog series looking at all the great news and events 2016 brought for Philly's water community.
Year in Review (Part Three): Awards and Grants
In the third and final part of our 2016 highlights series, we look at awards received by the Philadelphia Water Department and its employees as well some grants distributed la...
2019 In Review: Tap Gets Its Cool Back: Tap regained sustainable appeal, while local efforts sought to build trust and bust myths.
Tap water chic flooded the zeitgeist amid global outcry over an ever-growing tide of plastic litter filling our parks, streets, rivers, and oceans. Locally, we took on skeptic...
PWD Year-In-Review: Two Rivers, One Water, 12 Exciting Months
Every spring, each department of the city government testifies in front of City Council during the hearings about the budget for the next fiscal year.
2019 In Review: A Year of Change, Progress: New leadership and big improvements marked 2019.
It was a momentous year for the Philadelphia Water Department. See how 2019 was a year defined by change and progress.