Wastewater http://americancityandcounty.com/taxonomy/term/6645/more en Local governments explore recycling wastewater, runoff http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/local-governments-explore-recycling-wastewater-runoff <div class="node-body article-body">Some local governments across the country are exploring strategies for reusing polluted water in their communities to improve water conservation efforts.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/local-governments-explore-recycling-wastewater-runoff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/local-governments-explore-recycling-wastewater-runoff#comments Wastewater Wed, 02 May 2018 18:47:00 +0000 81901 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Biscayne Bay in Miami-Dade County. Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Biscayne_Bay_from_trail.JPG">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Florida city dumps nearly 10 million gallons of wastewater into Tampa Bay http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/florida-city-dumps-nearly-10-million-gallons-wastewater-tampa-bay <div class="node-body article-body">Flooding from Tropical Storm Colin recently inundated St. Petersburg, Fla.’s sewer system, forcing the city to push millions of gallons of partially treated wastewater into Tampa Bay.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/florida-city-dumps-nearly-10-million-gallons-wastewater-tampa-bay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/florida-city-dumps-nearly-10-million-gallons-wastewater-tampa-bay#comments Treatment Wastewater Mon, 13 Jun 2016 14:43:00 +0000 71571 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Satellite image of Tampa Bay in 2016. Image via <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:TampaColor_20151103.jpg">Wikimedia Commons</a>.</p> Protective coating helps shield water treatment and other municipal facilities http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/protective-coating-helps-shield-water-treatment-and-other-municipal-facilities <div class="node-body article-body">Dura-Plate 6100 is a protective coating product. It shields structures against corrosion in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment facilities.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/protective-coating-helps-shield-water-treatment-and-other-municipal-facilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/protective-coating-helps-shield-water-treatment-and-other-municipal-facilities#comments Construction Facilities Infrastructure Maintenance Green Treatment Wastewater Water & Wastewater Technology Sustainability Technology Tue, 15 Dec 2015 19:55:00 +0000 68841 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>Use Dura-Plate 6100 protective coating to safeguard municipal and wastewater treatment facilities, as well as sewer collection structures.</p> Milwaukee wastewater plant becomes unlikely tourist attraction http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/milwaukee-wastewater-plant-becomes-unlikely-tourist-attraction <div class="node-body gallery-body">Milwaukee's Jones Island Water Reclamation Facility has attracted a record number of visitors, providing an in-depth view of the wastewater treatment process to 20,000 people from 22 countries.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/milwaukee-wastewater-plant-becomes-unlikely-tourist-attraction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/wastewater/milwaukee-wastewater-plant-becomes-unlikely-tourist-attraction#comments Facilities Infrastructure Recycling Wastewater Sustainable Communities Fri, 25 Sep 2015 14:46:00 +0000 67141 at http://americancityandcounty.com New Jersey's local utilities to receive $1.9 billion toward Hurricane Sandy-damaged facilities http://americancityandcounty.com/infrastructure/new-jerseys-local-utilities-receive-19-billion-toward-hurricane-sandy-damaged-facilit <div class="field-byline"> Stephanie Toone </div> <div class="node-body article-body">New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed legislation Tuesday allowing $1.9 billion in state financing toward 280 local projects that will restore wastewater infrastructure and protect drinking water for the state's citizens in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/infrastructure/new-jerseys-local-utilities-receive-19-billion-toward-hurricane-sandy-damaged-facilit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/infrastructure/new-jerseys-local-utilities-receive-19-billion-toward-hurricane-sandy-damaged-facilit#comments Infrastructure Environment Finance Stormwater Health & Welfare Treatment Waste Wastewater Wed, 26 Aug 2015 15:54:00 +0000 66491 at http://americancityandcounty.com Via Nj.gov Air-powered mixer offers no-clog operation http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/air-powered-mixer-offers-no-clog-operation <div class="node-body article-body">Use the GridBee AP500 air-powered mixer for mixing all types of liquids in municipal and industrial wastewater treatment tanks.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/air-powered-mixer-offers-no-clog-operation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/air-powered-mixer-offers-no-clog-operation#comments Infrastructure Stormwater Green Wastewater Water & Wastewater Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:49:00 +0000 66091 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: The GridBee AP500 air-powered mixer from Medora Corp. At the left in the photo is the smallest model in the GridBee AP series. It fits through a 12-inch hatch and offers maintenance-free mixing for wastewater basins.</p> Photo: Medora Corp. Delaware county aims to upgrade wastewater disinfection system http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/delaware-county-aims-upgrade-wastewater-disinfection-system <div class="node-body article-body">The county of New Castle, Del., has awarded a contract to upgrade the ultraviolet (UV) disinfection system at the county’s wastewater facility. </div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/delaware-county-aims-upgrade-wastewater-disinfection-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/products-work/delaware-county-aims-upgrade-wastewater-disinfection-system#comments Products at Work Treatment Wastewater Wed, 21 Jan 2015 15:10:00 +0000 61531 at http://americancityandcounty.com Lords of the rings http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/lords-rings <div class="node-body blog-body">It's not every day sewer workers become heroes.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/lords-rings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/lords-rings#comments Wastewater Governments&#039; Lighter Side Wed, 05 Nov 2014 15:33:00 +0000 59351 at http://americancityandcounty.com Fuel cells deliver power and savings (with related video) http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/fuel-cells-deliver-power-and-savings-related-video <div class="field-byline"> Sandra Curtin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sandra Curtin of the Breakthrough Technologies Institute offers examples of municipalities that have installed fuel cells to generate power at their wastewater treatment facilities.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/fuel-cells-deliver-power-and-savings-related-video" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/water-wastewater/fuel-cells-deliver-power-and-savings-related-video#comments Energy Efficiency Green Wastewater Water & Wastewater Technology Public Works Technology Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:53:00 +0000 57531 at http://americancityandcounty.com <p>In the photo: A fuel cell that is producing energy at wastewater treatment plant.</p> With this sewage, I thee wed http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/sewage-i-thee-wed <div class="node-body blog-body">When picking the perfect wedding venue, rarely does the local sewage treatment plant come to mind.</div> <p><a href="http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/sewage-i-thee-wed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americancityandcounty.com/blog/sewage-i-thee-wed#comments Facilities Wastewater Governments&#039; Lighter Side Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:17:00 +0000 53321 at http://americancityandcounty.com