Infrastructure & Services Section :: Page 8

  • Solar farm is still on track

    As long as the sun continues to shine on Yellow Springs, the Village could begin receiving power from a local solar photovoltaic project in 2012.

  • Upgrade makes sewage plant shiny and new

    From left, Village treatment plant operator Brad Ault, intern Richard Stockton and water and wastewater superintendent Joe Bates reviewed the major upgrade to the Village Water Reclamation plant that was completed last month. (Photo by Lauren Heaton)

    After nearly two years of work and about $3 million in upgrades, the Village’s refurbished wastewater treatment plant now has not only higher water quality but also a new name.

  • Village Reclamation Plant gets a shine

    Water reclamation plant team stand over the clarifier at the plant on Grinnell Road.

    Villagers are invited to take a tour of the newly upgraded Water Reclamation Plant (formerly wastewater treatment plant) this Thursday, Dec. 29, 11–3 p.m.

  • What’s the best water option for the Village?

    Village Council wants to hear from community members regarding whether the Village should upgrade its current water plant or purchase water from Springfield.

  • Managing the Village water

    The blackened, crumbly bolts that hold together the 16-inch distribution main in the pump room of the Village water treatment plant tell the whole story. The Village water plant is old and challenged.

  • Solid waste rate hike approved

    At their Nov. 21 meeting, Village Council members unanimously approved the final reading for a rate hike for Village solid waste disposal.

  • Council approves re-organization

    At their Oct. 3 meeting, Village Council unanimously gave final approval to a re-organization of the Village government administrative structure proposed by Village Manager Mark Cundiff two months ago.

  • Planners pursue a parks plan

    Many discussions over the past several years have led Village Council to designate a revision of the Parks and Recreation Master Plan as a 2011 goal.

  • DP&L repairs one-hour blackout

    Power was out for the entire village of Yellow Springs between 10:30 and 11:30 on Monday, due to a broken switch.

  • DP&L repairs one-hour blackout

    Power was out for the entire village of Yellow Springs between 10:30 and 11:30 on Monday, due to a broken switch.