Jenner Area Joint Sewer Authority


 


PO Box 202

102 Saylor Street

Jennerstown, PA 

814-629-6261

Business Hours: 8:30 - 4:30 Mon-Fri

Our Offices are located in the Jennerstown Municipal Building

The Jenner Area Joint Sewer Authority (JAJSA) is a joint municipal corporation formed under The Municipalities Authorities Act of 1945. JAJSA was incorporated in 1970 by the Boroughs of Jennerstown and Boswell, along with Jenner Township.  The Authority was formed because it was determined that none of the individual municipalities involved could afford the expense of constructing a public sanitary sewer system for their individual municipalities.  It was concluded after full review that if the three municipalities joined forces, they could afford to establish a system throughout the entire area at an expense which would be affordable to citizens. 

The initial construction began on August 10, 1975 beginning with the construction of the collection network of sanitary sewer lines in Jennerstown Borough, the Village of Jenners, Ferrellton, and Jenner Crossroads and only a few portions of Boswell.  Four pumping stations and the main sewage treatment plant were also part of the first phase of construction.  The system became fully operational as of July 1, 1978.

Today the system has grown to include most of Boswell Borough, the Village of Acosta, Gray, sections of Laurel Mountain Village, and additional portions of Jenner Township not included in the original construction. An Equalization tank was incorporated into the system during 2004.  The original sewage treatment plant is now capable of handling 900,000 gallons of sewage per day.  Currently the collection system has 371,296 feet of piping and 10 pumping stations serving approximately 1875 active customers. 

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The Jenner Area Joint Sewer Authority Meetings Will Be Held On The Second Monday Of Each Month and if Necessary The 4th Monday of the Month.


2017 Meeting Dates:

 

January       9 & 23

February    13 & 27

March        13 & 27

April          10 & 24        

May             8 & 22

June          12 & 26

July           10 & 24

August       14 & 28

September  11 & 25

October        9 & 23

November   13 & 27

December   11 & 26