Thursday, July 17, 2008
The State Department of Environmental Protection announced the awarding of a $2 million grant to 3 Rivers Wet Weather inc. for research into the regionalization of municipal sewage collection systems. The research will be guided by the efforts made by Franklin park and McCandles who worked to combine their sewage treatment efforts. This research is a smaller part of the efforts being made for ALCOSAN to meet the requirements of a consent decree. 3 Rivers Wet Weather inc. has already done work on mapping out the regions sewer lines and this is the next step in their efforts to assist ALCOSAN meet the consent decree.