Stories tagged: wastewater plant
Sun., May 7, 2017, 8:40 p.m.
Broken pipe causes flooding at Bellingham wastewater treatment plant
A broken pipe caused flooding at the Post Point Wastewater Treatment Plant in Bellingham.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 9:02 a.m.
Authorities investigating fetus found at wastewater plant
Arizona authorities are investigating after a fetus was found in a pipe at a wastewater treatment plant.
Wed., July 24, 2013
Spokane County wastewater plant permit invalidated
Spokane County’s permit to operate its 2-year-old, $173 million wastewater plant was partially invalidated by state regulators last week. The Washington State Pollution Control Hearings Board said the methodology used …
Sun., March 24, 2013
Wastewater plant fight heads to board
An environmental challenge to Spokane County’s year-old wastewater treatment plant goes before a state appeals panel on Monday. The Washington Pollution Control Hearings Board will weigh arguments from the Sierra …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2011
Groups appeal permit for wastewater plant
Two Spokane-based environmental organizations have filed an appeal against Spokane County’s new $173 million wastewater treatment plant in east Spokane. The local Sierra Club and the Center for Environmental Law …
Tue., Dec. 22, 2009
Spokane sewer rates to rise
Sewer rates in Spokane will jump almost $5 a month next year. The Spokane City Council on Monday approved the new rates, which were proposed by Spokane Mayor Mary Verner, …
Thu., April 23, 2009
Wastewater plant construction begins in Airway Heights
Ground was broken late last week on the Airway Heights wastewater treatment plant in what city leaders have dubbed the most significant development in city history. This launches Phase I …