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|St. Clair River finally seeing healthier waters|
The St. Clair River in 1987 was identified by both the United States and Canada as an area of concern.
-1 points by Detroit Free Press | Great Lakes St. Clair River Michigan United States Lake Huron St. Clair County Michigan Sanitary sewer Sarnia Ontario
|Baltimore Co. Council questions proposed sewer extension to official's property|
The Baltimore County Council postponed action this week on a resolution that would have extended a public sewer line to a single property at a cost to taxpayers of nearly $200,000. The home is located in the 100 block of Delight Road in the Reisterstown area. "I think the question that we all have...
-2 points by Baltimore Sun | Baltimore County Maryland Property Local government in the United States Sanitary sewer Ownership County commission Councillor Baltimore
|Brave wrangler wrestles 9ft gator out of Florida storm drain (VIDEO)|
A Florida resident was in for quite a shock when he spotted a massive alligator stuck in a storm drain. A local trapper, with the help of some rope, managed to wrest the giant reptile free. Read Full Article at RT.com
-1 points by Russia Today | English-language films American films University of Florida American Alligator United States Storm Storm drain Sanitary sewer
|Worker admits to stealing metal from sewage treatment plant|
He had a lot of brass. A veteran worker at the city’s Department of Environmental Protection has admitted swiping 11,328 pounds of metal from a Brooklyn sewage treatment plant worth $13,700, according to a settlement released Tuesday. Thomas Maloney, a sewage treatment worker since 2002, admitted in a settlement with the Conflicts of Interest Board...
8 points by New York Post | Sewage treatment Wastewater Sewage Sanitary sewer Septic tank Water pollution Anaerobic digestion
|Alcosan to provide $9M in matching grants for 32 municipal sewage projects|
Alcosan has approved the distribution of $9 million in matching grants for 32 municipal projects that the agency says will “significantly reduce” sewage overflows in the system.
-2 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Sanitary sewer Allegheny County Pennsylvania Pittsburgh Allegheny River Ohio River Pennsylvania Monongahela River Point State Park