River Quality Improves
Wastewater Plant Operators In Limbo
Posted: November 2, 2012 at 5 a.m.
Wastewater plant operators on both sides of the Oklahoma-Arkansas line remain in phosphorous limbo waiting an Environmental Protection Agency decision.
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The next hurdle for cities could be stormwater runoff limits. The Environmental Protection Agency is studying the effects of stormwater runoff on rivers and streams. The EPA has already mandated that cities in metropolitan statistical areas educate residents, contractors and others about the hazards of stormwater runoff. The next step may be the treatment of stormwater runoff, according to city officials.
Source: Staff Report
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