Ways to Help Reduce Sanitary Sewer Backups in Your Community

Sanitary sewer backups happen and it is not a pretty sight. Debris, grease, roots, pipe breaks, insufficient capacity and obstructions all cause sewage to back up into homes and businesses through basement drain pipes, sinks, toilets or shower drains. Even wet weather can contribute to the problem. The result is property damage, health risks, irate […]

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NLC Calls for Renewed Partnership to Reinvest in Our Water Infrastructure

Recently, NLC joined local governments and water utility and industry leaders to call attention to the state of our nation’s aging infrastructure, the staggering need for water infrastructure investments and the impact that such investment would have on local, regional and national economies. “Cities depend on reliable water infrastructure. It strengthens neighborhoods and puts people […]

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