The Harrisburg Water & Sewer Department's responsibility is to maintain and improve the long-term quality and reliability of water and sewer services in the Town of Harrisburg. The primary goals are cost control, efficient delivery of service and environmental protection. Accordingly, it is necessary for the Town to maintain and improve the water distribution and sewer collection systems, to establish and administer a sound billing and…
WARRENTON — Construction on a long-planned Warrenton sewer system project, designed to relieve pressure on an old downtown pump station and save money on maintenance and electricity costs, is about half finished.The city’s sewage follows many different routes to the wastewater treatmen
A 15-ton "fatberg," caked with grease and fortified with wet wipes, was extracted from London sewers — in the nick of time — by an expert team of sewage flushers from the Thames Water company. Had the titanic mass gone undiscovered, a company press officer told NBC News, "We could have had sewage popping out of manholes all over London.
Whether America is celebrating its founding fathers or its independence, we ask a question about one item most of us are quite dependent upon today: What were toilets like in 1776? To understand the privies of the day, it’s best to look at the entire state of sanitation overall in the late 1700s. At the […]
The majority of your daily activities at home require the use of your plumbing system. These activities include, but are not limited to preparing and cooking your food; watering the plants; doing the laundry; cleaning your pots and pans; washing the dirty dishes; washing your face; brushing your teeth; taking a bath and so on and so forth.