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Water Quality

08/24/2011"Sewer overhaul could mean eventual 137% rate increase", Beverly Fortune, Lexington Herald-Leader
08/24/2011"Inspect private property as part of sewer fix", Staff, Lexington Herald-Leader
08/08/2011"Tour visitors learn about Wolf Run's ecological comeback", Staff, Lexington Herald-Leader
07/29/2011"Artist's project brings sound of underground downtown stream to surface art project brings waterway's sounds to a downtown walkway", Rich Copley, Lexington Herald-Leader
05/02/2011"Volunteers pull hundreds of pounds of trash from Wolf Run Creek", Josh Kegley, Lexington Herald-Leader
02/18/2011"EPA decrees new rules for developers: New program designed to prevent exceeding system's capacity", Campbell Wood, BizLex.com
01/05/2011"Judge finalizes agreement between Lexington and EPA to overhaul sewers", Beverly Fortune, Lexington Herald-Leader
01/04/2011"Lexington EPA Consent Decree Signed by Judge", Tom Martin, BizLex.com
12/04/2010"City announces water-quality grants: Recipients include businesses, schools", Beverly Fortune, Lexington Herald-Leader
10/19/2010"Affordable Housing Development Opens with Stormwater Friendly Streets", Staff, BizLex.com
09/26/2010"Water main break destroys roadway" , Laura Butler, Lexington Herald-Leader
09/26/2010"Raw sewage pours into South Elkhorn Creek", Lexington Herald-Leader
09/21/2010"Kentucky American Water Treatment Plant to Open This Week", Karla Ward, Lexington Herald-Leader
08/21/2010"Vine Street Closed at South Limestone Because of Water Main Leak", Staff Report, Lexington Herald-Leader
08/17/2010"New high water marks raise pollution awareness: Signs will help residents know their watersheds", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
08/11/2010"Sewer line repairs nearing completion", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
08/10/2010"Sewage leaks into Lexington creek: Problem was first reported in July, but city found nothing", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald Leader
07/15/2010"Lexington awards $90,000 for neighborhood water quality projects: Program is part of storm water pact", Katie Saltz, Lexington Herald-Leader
06/24/2010"Grant will help Hamburg neighborhood handle stormwater Grant will help Lessen runoff pollution in creek and spring", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
01/08/2010"Judge's ruling brings city closer to resolving EPA suit", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
12/28/2009"McConnell Springs project could help control mosquitoes: Heavy rain will test new water quality system", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
12/27/2009"Lexingtonians will notice a new fee on their water bills", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
12/11/2009"The Storm on the Horizon: Water quality management fee hits in January", Susan Baniak, Business Lexington
12/02/2009"Water-main break closes portions of Eastland Drive, New Circle Road", Herald-Leader Staff Report, Lexington Herald-Leader
11/20/2009"Lexington sewer rates rise, but few understand the reasons why", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
10/06/2009"Pipeline work on North Elkhorn begins: Half of creek being dammed", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
09/08/2009City makes progress on sewers, Andy Mead, Lexington Herald-Leader
03/14/2008"Lexington, KY., Agrees to Major Sewer System Upgrades", United States Environmental Protection Agency
09/02/2007"Sewage spills into Creek - Fish killed in Town Branch", Michelle Ku, Lexington Herald Leader
06/19/2007"Fayette group joins sewer suit-Neighborhood panel shut out of talks", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald Leader
02/23/2007"Paying for our water woes", Jennifer Mossotti, Business Lexington
01/30/2007"Fix the waterways-city shouldn't go with the wrong flow", Editorial Board, Lexington Herald Leader
01/26/2007"Wolf Run group opposes concrete bank - says city sould have required better solution to erosion", Andy Mead, Lexington Herald Leader
10/01/2006"Editorial - Flooding makes case against expansion", Editorial Staff, Lexington Herald Leader
09/01/2006"Deja Vu? We've been here before with sewers and stormwater problems", Walt Gaffield, The Chevy Chaser
06/14/2006"Costly Mandate", Editorial, Lexington Herald Leader
06/14/2006"Costly Mandate: Sewer, stormwater upgrades will be a challenge", Editorial, Lexington Herald Leader
05/24/2006"EPA Inquiry Targets City Sewers, stormwater woes have dogged Lexington", Michelle Ku, Lexington Herald Leader