It’s Maple Season in Ohio!!

Jan 28

It’s Maple Season in Ohio!!

Ohio is the fourth largest of the 12 states that produce maple sugar. More than 900 Ohio families produce nearly 100,000 gallons of syrup each year, but the demand far exceeds the supply. In addition, the state hosts a variety of maple sugar events around the sugaring season, which lasts from early February to mid-March. Maple syrup produced in Northern Ohio has a...

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The City of Olmstead’s Proficiency in Stormy Weather

Dec 02

The City of Olmstead’s Proficiency in Stormy Weather

Olmstead is putting in place an impressive $39 million capital improvement program.  Along with the ongoing maintenance and repair procedures, the North Olmsted team has flood management under much better control.  North Olmsted’s 37,000 residents are served by a separate sanitary sewer system that runs for 159 miles beneath this Cleveland suburb. Sewer lines,...

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Ohio’s Regional Stormwater Management Program

Oct 12

Ohio’s Regional Stormwater Management Program

The Northeast Ohio Sewer District is eager to address flooding, pipe erosion and water quality issues after a /Supreme Court ruling last month.  For several years the Agency has been pushing for a victory insomuch as being able to manage fees and operations of the Sewer District.  Justices ruled in favor of the stormwater program stating that wastewater comes in...

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The Ohio EPA helps Fund Bloomdale’s Sewer Upgrades

Sep 29

The Ohio EPA helps Fund Bloomdale’s Sewer Upgrades

Bloomdale is served by a wastewater collection system that is prone to the buildup of hydrogen sulfide, which corrodes manholes. The manholes will be lined and new seals installed to eliminate the infiltration and inflow, reducing the overflows which can degrade water quality. Created in 1989, the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF) provides below-market...

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Sewer Pipeline Collapse in Toledo Causes Detour

Sep 18

Sewer Pipeline Collapse in Toledo Causes Detour

The city of Toledo is in the process of making repairs to a collapsed sewer.  The reconstruction will take place at Talmadge and Laskey roads.  Due to a temporary pipe installation, there will be rerouted traffic through Bob’s St.  Area residents have noticed a significant change to the flow of traffic.  The city has advised that Talmadge Road is scheduled...

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