October 17, 2017
McMurray, Pa. (October 17, 2017) – Pennsylvania American Water will be holding an emergency drill exercise with local first responders on Saturday, October 21, from 9 a.m. until 12 noon, at the company’s Brownsville Water Treatment Plant.
“Keeping our customers and employees safe during all circumstances is of utmost priority,” said Marek Jacobs, senior director of operations. “Joining with our neighbor first responders is an invaluable opportunity to build a framework in case of an emergency at our plant. We see this emergency preparation as part of our commitment to the community.”
Local law enforcement, county and fire rescue personnel will provide training for possible emergency scenarios. Participants include Brownsville, North Side, South Side and Hiller Volunteer Fire Departments, the Fayette County Hazardous Materials Team, and the ...