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Protect Your Sewer from Fats, Oils and Grease

November 14, 2021 | In the News

‘Tis the season for home-cooked meals! As you prepare delicious dishes this Thanksgiving, keep in mind that fats, oils and grease don’t just clog our arteries, they also clog our…

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‘Rejuvenated’: St. Louis church’s $800,000 project fights blight, curbs runoff

October 30, 2021 | In the News

ST. LOUIS — A church in north St. Louis has embarked on an $800,000 effort to build a series of giant rain gardens on its property, aimed at catching stormwater…

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MSD adds town halls to talk about St. Louis-area stormwater mitigation efforts

October 23, 2021 | In the News

ST. LOUIS — The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District, citing strong public interest in stormwater mitigation efforts, said Saturday it has scheduled more online town hall meetings for St. Louis…

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Lower Meramec Water Treatment Plant Upgrade

September 28, 2021 | In the News

The Lower Meramec Wastewater Treatment Plant, operated by the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD), sits on 200 acres at the confluence of the Meramec and Mississippi Rivers in South…

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MSD Project Clear Seeks Public Input on Addressing Erosion and Flooding Problems Through the Region

September 22, 2021 | Alerts

MSD Project Clear (Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District) is two utilities in one, providing both wastewater and stormwater services to nearly 1.5 million customers in the St. Louis region.  While…

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Why St. Louis sees street ‘geysers’ during flash floods

September 2, 2021 | In the News

ST. LOUIS – FOX 2 News has obtained more incredible video documenting St. Louis’s ‘geyser’ problem.

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FOX Files: Exploding street in St. Louis works as designed

August 31, 2021 | In the News

ST. LOUIS – There’s a street in St. Louis that acts like a geyser. Residents say it literally explodes during hard rains.

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Flash flooding causes mess throughout St. Louis area

August 30, 2021 | In the News

ST. LOUIS – Water was shooting through the intersection of Arkansas and McKean avenues Monday afternoon.

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MSD Investigating Source of Oily Sheen on Mississippi River

August 17, 2021 | Alerts

Industrial Waste Investigators with The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District (MSD) are working to track down the source of an oil sheen on the Mississippi River. MSD was alerted to…

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Oil sheen on the Mississippi River may be from illegal dumping

August 17, 2021 | In the News

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Crews are working to skim a sheen of oil on the Mississippi River near the Merchant’s Bridge.

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