Portland’s Sewer Project Retains City’s Artisan Quality

Jul 06

Portland’s Sewer Project Retains City’s Artisan Quality

Portland is installing a new sewer pipeline and continues to update residents on what to expect, as well as road closures throughout the city. Although construction is almost completed, there will still be limited access around the site of installation involving a portion of Terwilliger Boulevard from Castleridge Lane- to the intersection of Highway 43. The...

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Portland Area Sewer System Makes the Grade

Oct 20

Portland Area Sewer System Makes the Grade

The Roseburg Urban Sanitary Authority came into being in 1983 when three separate sanitary districts were combined to serve the city of about 30,000 people. Authority employees maintain the collections system while a separate entity, runs the authority’s treatment plant. RUSA is funded strictly by collections fees. While the agency is just over 30 years old, its...

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Portland’s Progress in Sewer Rehabilitation

Oct 06

Portland’s Progress in Sewer Rehabilitation

The City of Portland is working on several underground pipeline projects for its residents. Over one-third of Portland’s 2,500 miles of sewer pipes are more than 80 years old and in need of repair. The Environmental Services has nearly finished a project to replace 3,000 feet of sewer main along Highway 43 from the Riverview Pump Station south to SW Riverwood Road....

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