Sewage http://nwpr.org en Gorge Amphitheater In Violation Of State Health Regulations http://nwpr.org/post/gorge-amphitheater-violation-state-health-regulations <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One of the largest concert venues in the Northwest is in trouble with the Washington Health Department. The Gorge Amphitheater turns into a small city during summer music festivals like Sasquatch and </span>Paradiso<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. But in a warning letter this week, health officials told concert producer Live Nation that its waste water practices are inadequate and could pose a threat to public health and the environment.</span></p><p> Fri, 30 May 2014 01:32:37 +0000 Jessica Robinson 46716 at http://nwpr.org Gorge Amphitheater In Violation Of State Health Regulations Startup With New Business Model Pitches Cheaper Sewage Treatment http://nwpr.org/post/startup-new-business-model-pitches-cheaper-sewage-treatment <p></p><p>A startup company based in Vancouver, Washington is looking to up end the sewage treatment business. There are literally dozens of small Northwest cities wringing their hands about how to add treatment capacity for growth or simply update aging and failing infrastructure. This start up named Blue Array proposes to give interested cities and their ratepayers a treatment system for free with a service contract.</p><p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 13:50:07 +0000 Tom Banse 33524 at http://nwpr.org Startup With New Business Model Pitches Cheaper Sewage Treatment Illegal Sewage Dumper In Kennewick, Wash., Fined $50,000 http://nwpr.org/post/illegal-sewage-dumper-kennewick-wash-fined-50000 <p>PolRICHLAND, Wash. &ndash; State regulators have fined a port-o-john operator in southeast Washington for illegally dumping raw sewage down a manhole at least five times. Some of the $50,000 in fines will go to the city of Kennewick, which had to clean up waste that backed up into streets. Thu, 16 Feb 2012 00:09:41 +0000 Anna King 3223 at http://nwpr.org Illegal Sewage Dumper In Kennewick, Wash., Fined $50,000