Sewer

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Crews Free Man Stuck In Mud After Butler Co. Trench Collapse

Emergency crews worked to rescue a man after a trench collapsed in Butler County Tuesday morning.

03/31/2015

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State Grants Extension To Add ‘Green’ Solutions To Sewer Woes

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – State environmental officials have granted a request to give the City of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County more time to include more “green” solutions to the region’s sewer system problems. The antiquated sewers […]

03/31/2015

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Peduto, County Officials Seek ‘Green’ Solution To Water & Sewer Overhaul

The overhaul of Pittsburgh and Allegheny County’s antiquated water and sewer systems is estimated at between $2-$3 billion.

03/24/2015

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Green Solutions Could Help Lower Cost Of Water & Sewer Overhaul

There 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.

11/19/2014

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Neighbors Complain Of Sewage Problem In Brookline

Crews from the Pittsburgh Sewage & Water Authority will be in Brookline Tuesday to look into a sewage problem on Lamarido Street.

05/05/2014

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W. Va. Uses Sewer-Sniffing Dogs To Help Fight Pollution

One West Virginia community has found a valuable new use for a low-tech tool: A dog’s nose is sniffing out the source of sewage-system leaks fouling local waterways.

06/06/2013

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Green Solutions Offered For Big Sewer Fix

The cost of cleaning our rivers and streams will be astronomical, promising to send your water and sewer bill through the roof over the next decade.

03/15/2013