Clean Rivers Campaign http://wesa.fm en Groups Challenge ALCOSAN on Transparency Over Wet Weather Plan http://wesa.fm/post/groups-challenge-alcosan-transparency-over-wet-weather-plan <p>The Clean Rivers Campaign announced Monday it is filing a legal challenge to ALCOSAN’s denial of an open records request.</p><p>In May, the group requested any and all documents related to the scope of the work being done on ALCOSAN’s study of green infrastructure. That request was denied by ALCOSAN.</p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 20:08:48 +0000 Deanna Garcia 11148 at http://wesa.fm Groups Challenge ALCOSAN on Transparency Over Wet Weather Plan Ratepayers Seek Information from ALCOSAN http://wesa.fm/post/ratepayers-seek-information-alcosan <p>To comply with federal law, the Allegheny County Sanitary Authority submitted a plan to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in January to reduce sewage overflows into creeks and rivers at a cost of $2.8 billion.&nbsp;</p><p>At the same time, ALCOSAN requested an 18-month extension to do a study of incorporating "green" infrastructure components proposed at public meetings. Now the people who advocated those changes say they are being shut out of the process.</p> Thu, 30 May 2013 00:12:56 +0000 Charlee Song 10422 at http://wesa.fm