Rep. James' Water Contamination Investigation On July 20, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) Oil and Gas staff investigated suspected water contamination from a tank battery located in Sugarcreek Borough, Venango County, that supplies water to Venango Water Company (VWC). On Friday, Sept. 1, Aqua Pennsylvania received approval from the DEP to lift the Do Not Consume Order for VWC customers. There are two websites you can visit to see the steps taken to correct this issue. To view, the DEP’s website, click here. To access Aqua Pennsylvania’s webpage, click here.