EPA Partial Consent Decree


Capital Region Water issues the following statement in response to EPA’s announced lodging of a partial settlement:

“The announcement today by EPA follows months of productive negotiations between Capital Region Water, EPA, DOJ, and PA DEP to make improvements that will benefit the health of our local waterways and our community in a fiscally responsible manner. Our Board approved this partial consent decree last December and many of the projects outlined in the agreement are underway.”

“As the steward of the Harrisburg community’s water systems, we encourage all of our customers to read the agreement , provide comments to EPA during their 30 day public comment period, and contact us with any questions or concerns.”

Visit http://www.justice.gov/enrd/Consent_Decrees.html to read the partial consent decree and provide a comment.

EPA’s Announcement: http://yosemite.epa.gov/opa/admpress.nsf/90829d899627a1d98525735900400c2b/219d47e46d281da885257de9006bd195!OpenDocument


Andrew Bliss

Community Outreach Manager


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