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NEW Water uses innovative approach to reach DNR limits

By Rick Cohler Contributing Writer GREEN BAY – NEW Water, a wholesale provider of wastewater treatment and conveyance services to 15 municipal customers serving approximately 238,000 residents throughout a 285-square-mile area in the Green Bay area, is in the second year of a 20-year effort to meet Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) phosphorus and …

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Celebrating 50 years of the Clean Water Act
NEW Water lauded as a leader, innovator

By Rick CohlerCorrespondentGREEN BAY – Local, state and national leaders, along with the leadership of NEW Water in Green Bay celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Federal Clean Water Act and the 90th anniversary of NEW Water at the University of Wisconsin Green Bay’s STEM center on Tuesday, Oct. 18. Chancellor Michael Alexander reminded the …

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NEW Water celebrates nine decades of water treatment

By Heather Graves Editor GREEN BAY – In the midst of the Great Depression, while much was focused on the country’s financial uncertainty, a group of concerned citizens recognized the need to address the area’s uncontrolled pollution of area waterways. “Our history is not that much different from a lot of utilities around that time,” …

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Suamico board backs creation of NEW Water Municipal Committee

By Kevin Boneske Staff Writer SUAMICO – In an effort for the village to have more of a voice on NEW Water’s Board of Commissioners, the Suamico village board approved a resolution Monday, Feb. 15, supporting the creation of an NEW Water Municipal Committee. Village Administrator Alex Kaker, whom the board also approved serving as …

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NEW Water, Hobart discuss village sewer costs

By Kevin Boneske Staff Writer HOBART – The bulk of the village board’s meeting Tuesday, Jan. 19, literally went into the sewer. That’s because the board heard a presentation from representatives of NEW Water about sanitary sewer rates Hobart is being charged. Village Administrator Aaron Kramer said increasing sewer rates by NEW Water generated a …

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Amid criticism of NEW Water, Suamico approves sewer rate increase

By Kevin Boneske Staff Writer SUAMICO – After village board members expressed displeasure over rising sewer costs for Suamico, they voted 5-2 Monday, Dec. 7, to approve a 3.5 percent increase (31 cents) in the sewer utility rate per 1,000 gallons, effective Dec. 16. Village President Laura Nelson and Trustee Michelle Eckert voted against the …

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Suamico sewer debt service charges decreasing, use charges increasing

By Kevin Boneske Staff Writer SUAMICO – The quarterly debt service charges for sewer service in the village are decreasing by 32 percent, while the sewer use charge is increasing by 2 percent under a resolution approved earlier this month by the Suamico village board. For residential metered sewer usage, that will result in the …

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