Drought Event 2023

EFFECTIVE as of June 15, 2023...DEP Declares Statewide Drought Watch, Recommends Voluntary Water Conservation

Harrisburg, PA – Following a meeting of the Commonwealth Drought Task Force this week, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has declared a statewide drought watch. While not required, residents and businesses are encouraged to voluntarily conserve water by reducing their nonessential water use.

To read the entire letter from DEP, click on the document below:


For more information and water conservation tips, click here: