City & County Reach Compromise With EPA On Big Sewage FixCities around the country are boring underground to build tunnels like the ones underneath Washington DC, but they're not for new subways.
City, County Submit Appeal To EPA Over Underground Tunnel Sewage System FixEvery time it rains, our old sewage system gets overloaded, and a combined overflow of raw sewage and rain water pours into our rivers and streams. A total of 10 billion gallons a year.
Sewage System Overhaul Could Tear Up WaterfrontsIt will be the biggest public works project in the history of the region, costing between $2 and $3 billion. The overhaul of our antiquated sewage systems may triple, even quadruple, your water and sewer bills.
ALCOSAN Holding Public Hearing About Customer Assistance ProgramSewage rates are going to increase for the entire Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN) service area, so ALCOSAN wants to provide citizens with the chance to attend a public hearing about a new program.
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Clairton Residents Seeing Their Sewage Bills Increase DrasticallyPeople who live in Clairton say they have a big problem. Their water bills have been going up over the past three years – drastically.
KD Investigates: Massive Sewage Fix Will Triple Your BillThere is a big problem with the sewers in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County. Fixing it could mean $2-3 billion dollars – a cost which could be passed on to taxpayers.
Get Marty: Help For Widow Facing Eviction Over Sewage ProblemWhen a local man was told to fix a problem with his home or face eviction, he called Get Marty.
Sanitary Authority Overhaul Expected To Take Toll On Low-Income CustomersIt’s a project estimated at between $2 and $3 billion – and you’ll be picking up the tab.
Body Of Missing Woman Found In Ohio RiverOfficials were called out this afternoon to where a body was spotted floating in the Ohio River.
Green Solutions Could Help Lower Cost Of Water & Sewer OverhaulThere will be a massive overhaul of our water and sewers over the next decade. It's meant to clean up our rivers and streams, but it's going to cost you plenty in rate increases.
Alcosan Working To Upgrade Treatment Facility Alcosan has been spending a lot of money to upgrade its 59-acre facility that is responsible for treating the wastewater of 83 communities in Allegheny County, including Pittsburgh.