Showing: 1-20 of 8

Storm Drain

KATHY LUTHER: Rain, rain go away - but not completely

KATHY LUTHER: Rain, rain go away - but not completely

You might have noticed that we’ve had a little rain in the region lately. If you are like me, right about now you have that childhood rhyme “Rain, Rain, Go Away! Come again some other day!” running through your head. At my house we have once again dubbed our backyard Lake Luther because of l…

June 26, 2014 12:00 am

Hobart leaf collections start Monday at east end of city

HOBART | Leaf collections will start Monday on the east end of the city and work west, officials announced.

October 08, 2013 12:05 am
KATHY LUTHER: Stormwater fees don't stop rain, but manage it

KATHY LUTHER: Stormwater fees don't stop rain, but manage it

One of the main storm drains on my block is at the end of my driveway. Wednesday morning as I stood out in the extreme downpour, clearing branches and debris out of this drain to allow the water to clear, I was reminded of a conversation with a region resident complaining about their stormwater fee.

June 27, 2013 12:05 am

Van Til: Illiana Expressway could improve south county drainage

CROWN POINT | The proposed south county Illiana Expressway could carry a benefit beyond an expected relief valve for heavy region traffic, Lake County's surveyor said Tuesday.

May 21, 2013 5:30 pm
EDITORIAL: Keep working on sewer overflow problem

EDITORIAL: Keep working on sewer overflow problem

Valparaiso is working to end the release of untreated sewage into Salt Creek, most recently through the opening of a new combined sewer overflow disinfection facility. It's a welcome development.

June 18, 2012 12:00 am
Gary officials giving answers for higher stormwater fees

Gary officials giving answers for higher stormwater fees

GARY | City officials are reaching out to residents to help them understand why the fees associated with the Gary Storm Water Management District are higher this year than on tax bills in years past.

May 12, 2012 8:30 pm Related

West side drainage work planned

PORTAGE | The Utility Services Board approved its first drainage project of the year, which will target a west side residential area.

May 09, 2012 6:30 pm

Storm sewer repairs closing lane of 3rd Street in Hobart

HOBART| Starting today, the Hobart Sewer Department will be performing a storm sewer repair because of a sinkhole at the intersection of 3rd and Ellendale streets.

May 05, 2011 12:00 am
activate-button-3
Follow The Times

Featured Businesses

Poll

Loading…

Does the state do enough to cultivate economic growth in Northwest Indiana?

View Results