COVID In Chicago: UIC Researchers Say Sewage Testing Can Zero In On Where Virus Is Surging WorstThe subject of this story may not be dinner table talk, but it could be a game-changer in the fight against COVID-19. Chicago researchers are now testing sewage.
Homeowners Stuck With $24,000 In Repairs After Basement Twice Floods With Sewage, And Utility Shifts BlameThe flooding destroyed Bill and Mary Maloney's basement, all their memories, and the money they invested in renovations.
Woman's Home Flooded With Sewage After Comcast Cuts Pipe In YardChristine Padgett is on a fixed income. Her husband is bedridden. So when sewage spontaneously started pouring into her Bourbonnais home through her tub and shower drains in October, the mess and subsequent cost was almost too much.
Febreze Freshens Up Town After 'Poop Train' Wreaks HavocCarloads of the odor-eliminating products, produced by Procter & Gamble, were recently delivered to residents in Parrish, Alabama after a New York City "poop train" was hauled away on April 17.
Michigan Official: Please Limit Super Bowl Halftime Bathroom BreaksFlushing toilets simultaneously during the long break in the game could lead to sewage flowing into homes of Macomb County residents.
Massive New Reservoir To Help Alleviate Chicago Area FloodingThe Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago was cutting the ribbon Tuesday morning at the Thornton Reservoir, which can hold 7.9 billion gallons of stormwater and sewage.
Environmentalists Want Definitive End To Sewage Dumps Into LakeIndefinite discharges of raw sewage into Lake Michigan won't cut it for a coalition of environmental groups, which Thursday asked a federal judge to set aside a proposed consent decree.
Utica Family Inundated With SewageAs CBS 2’s Dana Kozlov reports, they say the person who's supposed to fix it won't.
EPA Claims Untreated Sewage Water Dumped In City WaterwaysThe federal and state Environment Protection agencies filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday claiming that the city’s Metropolitan Water Reclamation District discharged untreated sewage into waterways in the Chicagoland area.
Report: Water Reclamation Commissioners Now Back River CleanupKayaking, and even swimming safely, in the Chicago River in the future may not be such a far-fetched idea after all.
Gary Sanitary District Dumped Billions Of Gallons Of SewageThe Gary Sanitary District has discharged at least 6.8 billion gallons of raw and partially treated sewage to the bacteria-impaired Grand Calumet River and the flood-prone Little Calumet River