Philadelphia’s Sustainable Stormwater Summit

Nov 20

Philadelphia’s Sustainable Stormwater Summit

Communities across the country have difficulties addressing their storm water infrastructure needs for resolving growing water quality and quantity challenges. From meeting regulatory requirements to maintaining and updating infrastructure in the face of tightening and sometimes shrinking budgets, along with very limited federal funding, the public sector is faced...

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Sewer System Committee Formed in Wilkes-Barre

Aug 17

Sewer System Committee Formed in Wilkes-Barre

The City Council is looking for alternatives to maintenance costs that are adding up and causing concern for the operation of the sewer system in Wilkes-Barre.  Going forward, the City will seek the efforts of an offsite consultant company to bring costs into perspective.  Residents remain leery of additional tax burdens but the City Council has advised that this...

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Rainy Season and Sewer Drainage Systems

Jul 17

Rainy Season and Sewer Drainage Systems

Many of us are experiencing a rainy season now that summer is in full swing.  Along with the sunny delights and fanfare this time of year brings, there is also a need to think about the proper functioning of our drainage systems where we live.  It is important to know to what extent a drainage issue is prevalent.  In order to do this, a qualified fully licensed...

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Cranberry Township Gets the Gold

Jul 09

Cranberry Township Gets the Gold

Just last month Cranberry Township, a lovely town in Pennsylvania received a top award of achievement for being recognized as a sustainable community.  Our community is being applauded for its excellence in policies and practices which promotes comradery among residents.  Also to be complimented, are the community efforts which will soon begin a multi-stage upgrade...

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Sewer and Water 101

Jun 30

Sewer and Water 101

Summer is indeed here in all its glory.  We know that means rainfall is here, too.  In fact, in many parts of the country we have had record setting storms.  Precipitation can heavily contribute to an overloaded sewer system.  As a nation, we have over 700 communities that utilize combined sewer systems.  There are some Cities that have separate sewer systems...

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