Latest Sanitary sewer Stories

2014-05-12 23:03:17

Just in time for summer, the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) has announced the opening of a new water storage system adjacent to the Manayunk Canal: the Venice Island Water Storage Basin Upgrade.

2014-03-20 16:22:54

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development announced today that the Commonwealth Financing Authority will begin

2013-10-09 23:21:35

SPU received the award for its use of an innovative evaluation process that identified a new technology to reduce wet weather flows in a local neighborhood. Alexandria,

2012-03-15 12:30:00

The "A" Clamp, an advanced, patented solution designed by LNR Industries that keeps sewer systems sealed, has proven a revolutionary tool in fighting influent infiltration in closed

2010-10-30 00:00:40

Azavea Creates the PhillyStormwater.org Web-Based System to Support the Philadelphia Water Department’s New Green Stormwater Management Program Azavea (formerly Avencia), an award-winning Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software design and development firm, announces the launch of PhillyStormwater.org, a public web Stormwater Billing application (http://PhillyStormwater.org/) for the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD).

2010-05-21 12:12:00

Clean Streams Law Prohibits Discharging Chlorinated Water to Storm Sewers HARRISBURG, Pa., May 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As pools across Pennsylvania prepare to open for the season, the Department of Environmental Protection is reminding private and public pool owners, as well as pool management companies, that pool and chlorinated wastewater must be handled responsibly. "With warmer weather here, many residents and municipalities are getting their pools ready for the summer," said DEP...

2010-05-18 11:36:00

WASHINGTON, May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The city of Kansas City, Mo., has agreed to make extensive improvements to its sewer systems, at a cost estimated to exceed $2.5 billion over 25 years, to eliminate unauthorized overflows of untreated raw sewage and to reduce pollution levels in urban storm water, the Justice Department and U.S.

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