Harlem, Grovetown candidates make case for election at forum

...great, but you have to have infrastructure to support that growth," Stokes said, referring to aging water and wastewater treatment systems. "We've got a lot of work to do."Lokey, who retired after 35 years with Temple Inland and co-owns...

California craft beer makers struggle under drought restrictions

...levels.Breweries are digging wells, installing wastewater treatment plants and seeking exemptions from local boards...spending $1 million on expanding its $8 million wastewater treatment system installed in 2008 and aims to use only 3...

Chicken processing plant in Louisville to add 115 jobs

...velop ment.Crider said one of the first things that attracted him to the Louisville plant is its potential for wastewater treatment. The old Forstmann plant has a 3 million-gallon-a-day system that was sitting unused.The city has purchased...

Columbia County rain totals

...3.00 inchesBerzelia (Grovetown) ? 3.50 inchesS. Old Belair Road Area ? 4.44 inchesRivershyre subdivision ? 3.46 inchesPetersburg Station/ Winchester Trail ? 3.41 inchesHarlem Wastewater Treatment Plant ? 2.10 inches

Parts of Columbia County see 3 inches of rain

...25 inches. Little River Wastewater Treatment Plant on Hardy McManus Road...3.25 inchesLittle River Wastewater Treatment Plant - 3 inchesPoint Comfort...Treatment Plant and Reed Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant - 1.6 inchesEvans...

SC agency fines Aiken town for fecal coliform violations

...coliform violations in the town of New Ellenton's wastewater treatment operation led South Carolina environmental regulators...Control had granted New Ellenton, which operates a wastewater treatment facility, a permit to spray treated wastewater...

Grovetown mayor to seek re-election

...thoroughfares and repairs to neighborhood streets. He also hopes to get funding for more infrastructure such as a new wastewater treatment plant.Prior to becoming mayor, James served several years on the city council beginning in 1988 and as chairman...

Augusta's green energy options studied

...said.Other initiatives Rhinehart noted include those of ESG Operations, which manages the city's Messerly Wastewater Treatment Plant and plans to possibly convert wastewater methane gas to energy, and Georgia Regents University's LEED-certified...

Contractors put thousands in Tuesday special election

...stormwater utility fee program and ESG Operations, which has a $5.5 million annual contract to manage Utilities' wastewater treatment operations. Both gave Harris $1,000.A third $1,000 Harris donor, Heery International, has contracts to...

Aiken County fined for E.coli violations

...regulators fined Aiken County $3,400 for violating the state pollution law at the Savannah River Research Campus wastewater treatment plant, which the county owns and operates.The civil penalty was included in board materials Monday for the state...