Pittsburgh continues to face problematic flash flooding

Last week, Triblive.com posted an article on the flash flooding happening in our area. In it, many residents and neighborhood officials lament how the storms have affected their homes, businesses, and morale.  The sudden and forceful nature of flash floods pelt...

EPA gives Cincinnati the OK to go green

Yesterday, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the approval of an innovative plan incorporating green infrastructure for the control of combined sewer overflows (CSOs) in the city of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio. “This plan is good news...

Hey EPA!

ALCOSAN submitted its Wet Weather Plan to the EPA Tuesday, January 29, 2013. A few days later, the Clean Rivers Campaign organized an hour-long Twitter rally to make sure the EPA knows we don’t want to end up with a plan that buries our investment under the river! On...

ALCOSAN submits Wet Weather Plan to the EPA

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013, the Allegheny County Sanitary Authority (ALCOSAN) sent it’s more than $2 billion Wet Weather Plan to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). As you can see in their press release, they asked for an 18-month extension to...