Sanitary Sewer Overflows

The discharge of untreated sewage from sanitary sewers directly into the environment prior to reaching treatment facilities, most commonly caused by heavy rainfall events, which can cause a massive influx of storm water into sewerage lines.
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Feb 16 2022
Governor Ron DeSantis announced over $91 million in funding to communities across the Panhandle region through the Florida Department of Economic…
Jan 14 2022
CDM Smith proudly announces the launch of Trinnex, a wholly-owned subsidiary created specifically to help utilities and infrastructure owners embark…
Jan 13 2022
Governor Ron DeSantis announced that approximately $17 million has been awarded to the city of Bonita Springs in Lee County.  The funds are awarded…
Nov 30 2021
Location: Fort Worth, Texas Cost: $213,472 Size: 630 feet Owner & Manager: Robert Chapman Designer: City of Fort Worth Stormwater Engineering…
Nov 26 2021
The Berkeley County Public Service Sewer District in West Virginia will pay a $518,400 penalty, make extensive improvements to its sewer and storm…
Oct 28 2021
Pacifica, California's, Linda Mar Beach closed Oct. 24 evening after Pacifica’s sewage system flooded with rainwater, according to the city. Pacifica…
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The recently completed infrastructure project in Hillsboro, Virginia, included storm water management efforts.
Oct 11 2021
For its first 268 years, the only thing under Hillsboro’s “main street,” Virginia Route 9, beside soil and rock was a small iron pipe dating to the…
Sep 16 2021
Wheeling, New York, city officials are improving storm water backflow issues in select neighborhoods in the city with a new program. According to…
Aug 30 2021
The Redevelopment Authority of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, (RACC) voted to enter into a partnership with the Regional Industrial Development…
Jun 9 2021
The U.S. Attorney’s Office entered into a consent decree with the city of Quincy, Massachusetts, to resolve violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA)…
Jun 1 2021
You know how the classic arcade game goes. A mole comes out from the hole, and you try to hit it quickly back down with your hammer so you can get to…
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May 6 2021
Situated along the Muskingum and Ohio Rivers, the small city of Marietta, Ohio, population 20,000, puts a focus on reducing the sediment and debris…
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May 4 2021
Sewer cleaning unit with a continuous recycling system designed to perform throughout the day without the need to stop and refill the tank with new…
Apr 5 2021
The U.S. EPA announced the availability of $67 million in grant funding through the new Sewer Overflow and Stormwater Reuse Municipal Grant program…
Mar 23 2021
The Chagrin Falls Board of Education approved several capital improvement projects for summer 2021 for a few Ohio schools. One project will include…
Mar 2 2021
EPA published a notice in the Federal Register announcing an allocation formula for the Sewer Overflow and Stormwater Reuse Municipal Grants Program…
Feb 8 2021
The U.S. EPA has settled storm water violations with Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The violations were settled with the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer…
Dec 9 2020
The continued functioning of integrated storm water management systems is crucial. These systems that channel, contain and convey storm water…
Dec 7 2020
Location: Collingwood, Ontario, Canada Cost: $700,000 Size: Municipal-wide Owners: Town of Collingwood and oarticipating private property owners…
Aug 17 2020
Storm water management is an increasingly challenging requirement. Sea-level rise, increased frequency and intensity of storms, and the continuing…
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