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Bethel team envisions gray water recycling

...of what's needed to get the health benefit.A gray water system involves routing plumbing so waste from the toilet and...involved. Lefferts said the technology exists for gray water systems, but they need to find out exactly how to build a system...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-27/bethel-team-envisions-gray-water-recycl
State
As the Alaska Legislature makes cuts, ripples will splash across the state

...throughout the winter. Without that heating, the town's water system would freeze as solid as the Yukon in winter.Mountain...Elders.It would cost millions of dollars to redo the water system if it froze, he said, money Mountain Village doesn't...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-29/alaska-legislature-makes-cuts-ripples-w
State | AK legislature
On the Fly: Be prepared to rip some lips this spring

...slower and almost cease altogether under a thick casing of ice and mounds of snow. Our opportunities to ply fresh water systems - unless we choose to go ice fishing - are severely limited.In Alaska, our winter months find fly fishing enthusiasts...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-03-26/winter-months
Outdoors
Bush Caucus hears need for water, sewer work in rural Alaska

...village and set them up, at a cost of about $1.5 million. That is less than the $3 million to $5 million that a water system appropriate for that community would usually cost. Money for that project came from the consortium and the federal...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-02-27/bush-caucus-hears-need-water-sewer-work
State | AK legislature
When minutes matter

...leadership, and with improvements to police dispatch, the water system, and the fire department's equipment, Craig improved...improvements to the police dispatch office and the city water system, they were ranked again. That time, they scored a...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-01-22/when-minutes-matter
Local
Workers diverted to help Glory Hole

...Lovishchuk reported that all the damaged ceiling and floor materials were out and everything has been moved. The damaged water system is back on track and functional."We're definitely not looking at months," she said. "It's amazing and very...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-12-05/workers-diverted-help-glory-hole
Local
Federal government to bring indoor plumbing to remote village

...ability to treat sewage properly so that it doesn't do harm or damage to the environment."Among other awards for water system improvements include a $6 million loan and $3.7 million grant to Clay County Water Authority in Alabama; a $900...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-24/federal-government-bring-indoor-plumbin
State
2014 Southeast Alaska Business and Community of the Year Awards

...from across the region. Because ice requires water and affordable electricity, the community also replaced its fresh water system and refurbished its hydroelectric generation plant as part of this process. The City of Pelican Ice Machine project...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-09-28/southeast-conference-presents-2014-
Neighbors
Sikuliaq readies for Arctic research

...multiple instruments at once, and seeing how well she fares in different sea conditions. That includes making sure the water system can support lab work and on-deck incubation at once, Oliver said.Northern futureAlthough the Sikuliaq's first...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-23/sikuliaq-readies-arctic-research
State
Police & Fire for Sunday, June 15, 2014

...sprinkler activation on Glacier Avenue. No fire found. Alarm caused by tripped dry system from water hammer or surge in water system.? At 2:52 p.m. Thursday, CCFR responded to Shell Simmons Drive to standby an aircraft landing that had an overheated...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-06-15/police-fire-sunday-june-15-2014
Local

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