Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2020
Date: 
July 16, 2020
Offense Group: 
environment-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
environmental violation
Violation Description: 

Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority agreed to pay $500,000 to environmental programs in settlement of allegations it failed to notify residents or test water lines when performing lead pipe replacements, the disruption from which can cause lead concentrations to spike.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Pennsylvania Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Pennsylvania
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