Water & Sewer


The State College Borough Water Authority (SCBWA) is very proud of our community's water system and they are committed to providing customers with the highest quality drinking water at an affordable cost.
The Authority supplies water to customers in State College Borough, Patton, Ferguson, College, Harris, and Benner Townships.

For Water information visit SCBWA website: www.scbwa.org

SCBWA's administrative offices are located at 1201 West Branch Road, State College, PA 16801. To contact their offices directly, call (814) 238-6766.

Seven members make up the SCBWA's Board and serve 5-year terms, all of whom must be residents of the areas served by the Authority.

The SCBWA Board meets the third Thursday of each month at 4:00 pm.


The University Area Joint Authority (UAJA) is an operating Authority, formed through an inter-governmental agreement to oversee the treatment and disposal of municipal sewage from various regional government jurisdictions. The UAJA plant is the largest municipal treatment facility for the disposal of wastewater in the Centre Region.

For Sewer information visit UAJA website: www.uaja.com

UAJA's administrative offices and Treatment Plant are located at 1576 Spring Valley Road, State College, PA 16801. To contact their offices directly, call (814) 238-5361.

Two members of the Authority are residents of the Borough, appointed by the Council. Members serve 5-year terms.

The Authority meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 4:00 pm.

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