Posts Tagged ‘Clean Rivers Project’

DC Water Proposal Would Swap Tunnels for Green Infrastructure

The $2.6 billion project to reduce sewer overflows into D.C.'s waterways may be in for a big change, with a new proposal from DC Water to scrap tunnels in favor of green infrastructure for a wide swath of the city.
The first phase of the Clean Rivers Project is already underway and will consist of a [...]

Cleaner Rivers, Higher Bills, More D.C. Jobs?

If you're like most D.C. residents and use running water from time to time, you'll soon be paying more for the service. As part of DC Water's $2.6 billion Clean Rivers Project to build huge tunnels under the city and significantly reduce the amount of sewage entering D.C.'s rivers, property owners will be slapped with [...]