Sewers & Drainage Systems

Abby Stanhouse
Sewers & Drainage Systems

How a Texas Utility is Going Back to the Basics to Update SWMP

Nov. 21, 2023
Clear Lake City Water Authority may discharge directly to surface water, but the permit expires in January 2024, so the agency is reviewing its SWMP in preparation for the renewal...
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Over $22 Million Awarded for Water Quality Projects to Benefit Biscayne Bay

Dec. 21, 2022
The projects include septic to sewer conversions, stormwater management and wetland restoration in areas surrounding Biscayne Bay.

2022 Top Projects | MWRD of Greater Chicago Streambank Stabilization on Melvina Ditch

Dec. 19, 2022
This project aimed to protect businesses adjacent to the Melvina Ditch from active streambank erosion, restore storm sewer outlets, and restore the riparian corridor with active...
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New York Gov. Hochul Announces $55.4 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 8 Counties

Dec. 13, 2022
Through this funding, EFC will provide a grant and interest-free financing to the Albany Municipal Water Finance Authority, with funds coming from the federal Bipartisan Infrastructure...
Stormwater Management

How to Protect Home Foundations from Storm Water

Dec. 9, 2022
Measures to control surface water and measures to waterproof basements work hand-in-hand. Here are some examples to share with residents.
Stormwater Management

2022 Top Projects | George Cromwell Elementary School Stormwater Improvements

Dec. 5, 2022
The George Cromwell Elementary School Stormwater Improvements project aimed to design a natural drainage system for stormwater treatment while also protecting the school property...