The Village of Nyack Water Department is a self-supporting, public benefit department.  It is without taxing powers.  The only revenue the Department receives is obtained from the sale of water. The Department is nonprofit.  All revenue is used for operating expenses, outstanding debt and construction purposes. The Department was established to provide the Village of Nyack’s service area with a safe and abundant supply of water.  The Water Treatment Plant is located in West Nyack, New York 10994.  Our business office is located at 9 North Broadway, Nyack, New York 10960.

After hours emergency contact for the Water Dept. 845-358-3734
Emergency Declaration from the Water Department 6-7-22

Five Water Commissioners are appointed by the Mayor for five-year staggered terms.

William McDowell, Chairperson 5 year December 2024
Michelle Bullock 5 year December 2024
Jay Phillips 5 year December 2025
Eileen Colarell 5 year December 2026
Elizabeth Turk 2 year December 2023

The Village of Nyack Water Department draws water from the Hackensack River. The river begins at Lake Deforest Reservoir, approximately one mile north of our treatment plant. The reservoir has a capacity of five billion gallons of water and, in times of drought, is used to maintain stream flow.

Information regarding PFOA from the NYS Department of  Health

Village Updates on PFOA: 

Project Schedule 2022 Q2

Progress Report 2022 Q2

Project Schedule 2022 Q1

Progress Report  2022 Q1

Project Schedule 2021 Q4

Progress Report 2021 Q4

Project Schedule 2021 Q3

Progress Report 2021 Q3

Project Schedule 2021 Q2

Progress Report 2021 Q2

Progress Report 2021 Q1 Revised

Progress Report 2020 Q4