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  • Manholes on the rise

    A deceptively simple way of managing manholes facilitates maintenance year-round for public works agencies in a Midwestern city.

  • Filming in your City

    What to expect when Hollywood wants to use your municipality as a film set.

  • Reasonable accomodation

    Determining an appropriate accommodation is a case-by-case decision. The principal test is effectiveness.

  • Xylem Awarded $1.9 Million Contract

    The City of Caldwell in Idaho hires Xylem to add advanced water filtration system to their existing water treatment facility.

  • Self-closing safety gates from Kee Safety

    OSHA-compliant Kee Gate self-closing safety gates provide permanent hazard protection for openings, ladder/stair access points, roof hatches, platforms, mezzanines, and restricted areas in commercial, institutional, and industrial facilities.

  • Legacy building awarded Game Change Project of the Year

    Legacy Building Solutions is proud to announce the Solar Ship Brantford off-grid hangar, a joint venture with Canadian Energy and Solar Ship Inc., has been awarded the “Game Changer Project of the Year” by Canadian Solar Industries Association (CanSIA). With the award for Solar PV Project, CanSIA...

  • Sewer cleaner wastewater recycling system

    The Camel 1200 sewer cleaner wastewater recycling system features a six-stage water filtration process that enables effective sewer cleaning action without the need for fresh water. This capability can translate into substantial water, time and money saves for municipalities and sewer contractors.

  • EPA Updates 2 Drinking Water Health Advisories

    Consumer goods manufacturers don't use perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) anymore, but the toxins have been found in drinking water supplies in some areas of the country. EPA's set a health advisory level of 70 parts per trillion.

  • City's Nonworking Crosswalk Signals Endanger Pedestrians

    In an effort to rework traffic flow around the pedestrian's, rather than the driver's needs, Chicago phased out the buttons that pedestrians press to stop traffic. Meant to lower pedestrian deaths, the measure is instead making pedestrians more vulnerable.

  • Award-Winning Water Structures Deadline: July 31

    Did your water or sewer utility specify any Sherwin-Williams coatings last year? If so, show off your team's success by submitting the project to the company's new awards program.