Wastewater

FY22 Major Projects Highlights

Posted by on May 28, 2021 in Community Project, Featured, Newsroom, Wastewater, Water, Water Industry Leaders

FY22 Major Projects Highlights

Click here for a PDF/Printable version of the FY22 Major Projects Highlights            

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Updated Press Release: Community Event to Celebrate Odor Reductions

Posted by on May 10, 2018 in Community Project, Newsroom, Odor Control, Press Releases, Wastewater

Updated Press Release: Community Event to Celebrate Odor Reductions

The Community Event to celebrate the Odor Control Reduction project completion has been moved to Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 12:00 pm due to impending inclement weather. ## ORIGINAL PRESS RELEASE: MAY 10, 2018## COMMUNITY EVENT TO CELEBRATE ODOR REDUCTIONS For Immediate Release Charlottesville, VA—May 10, 2018 With almost 10 million gallons of wastewater being treated each day at the Moores Creek Advanced Water Resource Recovery Facility, located near the Woolen Mills neighborhood, controlling the odors associated with normal operations became increasingly necessary. Therefore, in 2015,...

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Schenk’s Wastewater Pipe Complete and Greenway Trail Reopens

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 in Community Project, Newsroom, Wastewater

Schenk’s Wastewater Pipe Complete and Greenway Trail Reopens

PRESS RELEASE Now that Rivanna Water & Sewer Authority (RWSA) contractors have successfully completed 1,300 feet of sewer pipe replacement along the Schenk’s Greenway, Charlottesville City Parks and Recreation has reopened the trail for multi-use recreation. Full landscaping of flower beds and tree plantings will be completed this fall in order to take advantage of prime planting weather. Replacing RWSA’s sewer pipe will help maintain adequate capacity for future wastewater system needs generated from the City.  The former 21’’ pipe installed in the 50’s has been replaced by a 30” pipe....

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