How the Erie County Water Authority gets water from the Niagara River to your home

It starts in either Lake Erie or the Niagara River, then water is pumped to one of the Erie County Water Authority's water treatment plans. 7 Eyewitness News toured the ECWA's Van De Water Water Treatment Plant in Tonwanda to learn how water is prepared to enter your home.

Our goal is to create a safe and engaging place for users to connect over interests and passions. In order to improve our community experience, we are temporarily suspending article commenting