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DC Water, Infrastructure

A Greener DC: Part 1


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There is a fresh breeze blowing in Washington, DC and it will whistle through more trees, bushes, flowers and shrubs.  Tens of millions of dollars more. The additional plantings will be accomplished through a landmark modification of a Consent Decree that was just agreed to by DC Water, the District of Columbia government, the United

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Archive, Infrastructure

Clean Rivers Groundbreaking.


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DC Water broke ground this week on the Clean Rivers Project, a 20-year, $2.6 billion project to reduce combined-sewer overflows in the District by 96 percent. Senator Benjamin Cardin, Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton, Mayor Vincent Gray and others joined the ceremony. . 6 To clean the rivers, tunnels aren’t the only solution (Washington Post, 10/13/2011)

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