ABOUT THE PLANT
The Friedens Water System serves Somerset Township residents in the Village of Friedens and surrounding areas. The Friedens System was built to replace nine smaller water companies in the area. Approximately 27 million gallons of water is purchased annually from the Somerset County General Authority (SCGA) to serve 355 residences and businesses. SCGA's water source is the Quemahoning Dam.
Operator: David Hottle
$0.65/100 - 2,000 gallons or $13 base rate
$0.74/100 - gallons over 2,000
Billed Quarterly - $39 base rate
Tap Fee - $650/EDU