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sewer

A system for the transmission of storm water to a controlled discharge point or for the transmission of sanitary wastewater to a treatment facility.

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The court-enforced deadlines and fines faced by the SPTSD did not allow for bad weather; the sewer lining crews pressed on.
Ottawa, Illinois) which enabled 100 percent trenchless installation of CIPP liners into service laterals via the sewer main.
This time the court found that the County was an "innocent landowner," noting that the sewer lines were built and maintained in accordance with industry standards.
rainfall enters the sewer system by percolating through the soil of sewer trenches;
We're paying the sewer service charge, so if there is surplus money they should reduce our rates first before they do anything else.
Valley council members said the old system was unfair to residents with large lots in warmer climates because they use more than 40 percent of their water in the summer on irrigation and swimming pools - water that does not go into the sewer system.
The city does an estimate on how much water you put into the sewers based on annual use - automatically assuming 60 percent of the water goes down the drain and into the sewers,'' Brueggemann said.
That water does not go into the sewer system, so it should not affect residents' sewer charges, Chick said.
We put off repairing and maintaining the sewer system.