Philadelphia’s New Strategy to Eliminate Lead Service Lines

Jul 03

Philadelphia’s New Strategy to Eliminate Lead Service Lines

There’s some good news in and around Philadelphia as programs to better the sewer system are available and in high demand. A suburb of Philly has formed a cooperative to rehabilitate the city’s sewer system. This initiative will also help meet the needs of residents in locating lead and other problem areas in their home’s pipelining system. The project is also...

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Philadelphia’s Creative Stormwater Project

Oct 20

Philadelphia’s Creative Stormwater Project

Philadelphia residents and tourists in the city’s historic Independence Hall area can now soak in a truly stunning piece of green infrastructure.   Philadelphia’s Water Department has a new “living wall” which is now managing stormwater runoff.  Not only is it a smart use of natural resources, it is an eye-catching arrangement of colorful flowers and...

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Philadelphia Water’s Community Outreach Program

Oct 05

Philadelphia Water’s Community Outreach Program

Philadelphia Water Department has an innovative way to connect with civic organizations.  It’s a program called Soak it Up Adoption and it is designed to bring the community together for a common cause. The Soak It Up Adoption Program provides grants to civic organizations to help maintain the beauty and functionality of green storm water infrastructure (GSI)...

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Sewer Project Approved for St. Clair Township

Sep 25

Sewer Project Approved for St. Clair Township

The residents of Butler County are looking forward to a new sewer design.  The City has just approved a $2.8 million for funding of a sewer rehabilitation project that began over two years ago.  This initiative is geared towards an approximate 228 residences that are positioned to receive the benefits of this sanitary sewer system.  The funding and grants are...

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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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