Public Works – March Updates

Wastewater Collection Our wastewater collection cleaning crew is currently working on Brookside Drive cleaning approximately 4,000 feet of sewer pipe each day. These procedures reduce the inconveniences and environmental effects of a sanitary sewer spill to members of our community. This also reduces FOG (Fats, Oils, and Grease) related issues in the sewer system. A friendly reminder about FOG: Fats, Oils and Grease. Fats, oils and greases are natural by-products of the cooking and food preparation process. Scrape and wipe Read More …

Keep FOG and Plumbers Away this Holiday

FOG no grease

With the Holiday season upon us, it is a good time to remember the only people we want visiting our homes are family and friends – not plumbers and wastewater professionals. Disposal of unwanted food waste and fats, oils and grease (FOG) down your kitchen drain, dishwasher and garbage disposal can lead to overflowing pipes, sewage spills, and emergency calls to plumbers. Prevention is the best way to tackle an unpleasant FOG experience in your home, and offers tips for Read More …