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Monthly Archives: July, 2016

Fire Safety Tips

Plan Ahead — Stay Alive! Install and Maintain Heat and Smoke Detectors These early warning devices help ensure a safe escape. Test smoke detectors every week and replace batteries at least twice a year. If the smoke detector sounds or the heat detector rings, get out fast and stay out. Draw an Escape Plan of…

Wastewater Treatment Process

Ever wonder how your wastewater is treated? In the early 1990’s the Town of Louisburg was struggling to comply with newly adopted State and Federal Regulations regarding the treatment of wastewater. The plant and system that had served Louisburg throughout the early 1900’s had become insufficient to meet the demands of the EPA and sound…

Tar-Pamlico River Basin Information

The Tar River is the location where both raw water is removed for treatment and citizen consumption, as well as the location where treated wastewater is returned. This treated water mixes and flows with the Tar downstream, through other municipal water systems, and eventually discharges into the Pamlico River and Sound. The wastewater which is…

Help reduce “FOG” in the sewer system!

The Town of Louisburg and all entities in the United States are restricted from introducing certain contaminants into the nations water sources. Certain contaminants not only result in environmental disasters, but may also tremendously affect the operation of the Town’s sanitary sewer collection system. Such impacts lead to the expenditure of millions of dollars for…