We are One Water

The Great Lakes Water Authority is your source for water! We are dedicated to efficiently delivering the nation’s best water and wastewater services to southeast Michigan.

  • Team Recognition

    Congratulations to Chris Steary and LaShone Bedford on getting their awards at MI-AWWA’s MI-ACE 2019. Chris received the Professional Excellence Award and LaShone got her Operator Meritorious Award. Click below to learn more about our One Water One Team.

  • Assistance Program

    GLWA transfers over $1.2 million in additional funding to Detroit and Flint for bill payment and conservation assistance; program reaches 73 percent community participation in first three years.

  • Faces of Water

    If you want to become a part of our One Water One Team, visit the Careers page.

  • On The Right Track

    Downtown News Magazine recently published an article on GLWA's progress since it was established in 2016. Click below to read the full report.


Southeast Michigan residents whose source for water is GLWA system
Member partner communities connected to GLWA source water
Member partner communities using GLWA wastewater services

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It’s an exciting time to be part of GLWA! Learn more about what it means to work at Michigan’s premier water and wastewater service provider and explore career opportunities.