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 our Associate General Counsel Laurie Koester for being named among Crain’s 2019 Notable Women in Law. We are proud of you Laurie!

  • Member Partners

    Thank you Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner's Office for being such a great partner! Learn the key benefits fo joining our system by clicking below.

  • Another Milestone

    GLWA has successfully launched the Rouge River Outfall Disinfection Facility which will ensure every drop of water discharged into the river from our WRRF is disinfected.

  • Manufacturing Day

    We were happy to host students from Chandler Park Academy at our Water Works Park water treatment facility. We hope their visit creates an interest in a career in the water sector and at GLWA


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.