2014 News Archive

In the News

December 2014

December 22, 2014 Harrisburg Water Agency Cites a ‘Year of Transformation’

November 2014

November 27, 2014 Green Infrastructure Grant Received
November 26, 2014 For Harrisburg Water Customers, Higher Bills, System Upgrades Ahead
November 26, 2014 Rate hikes expected for Capital Region Water customers
November 26, 2014 2015 Harrisburg Water Rates Increase Slightly, No Increase In Sewer Rates
November 25, 2014 Capital Region raises water rates 8.6 percent next year, but sewer rates stay the same
November 25, 2014 Capital Region Water faces millions in upgrades under consent decree to address clean water violations

September 2014

September 3, 2014 Kipona: A Review
September 9, 2014 Capital Region Water To Share Costs of Next Sinkhole Study
September 10, 2014 Capital Region splits vote to split costs of sinkhole study with Harrisburg

August 2014

August 28, 2014 What are your hopes for Kipona this year?: Q&A with TLA recap

July 2014

June 2, 2014 Water Rescue: How a volunteer board and a new director reclaimed a public utility.
July 9, 2017 At Harrisburg’s water-sewer outfit, the grownups have taken charge: Editorial
July 25, 2014 Former Harrisburg Authority Targets Investment-Grade Rating
July 30, 2014 Sinkhole on 14th Street in Harrisburg caused water main break, not the other way around

 June 2014

June 2, 2014 Capital Region Water’s water quality report available online
June 2, 2014 Sinkholes bring constant sense of fear to South 14th Street

 May 2014

May 15, 2014 Who’s responsible for Harrisburg sinkholes?
May 8, 2014 A $6,000 water bill? Yes — and Capital Region Water hears earful from angry customers
May 6, 2014 Open house planned for Capital Region Water customers
May 3, 2014 Groups gather to clean-up Harrisburg
May 2, 2014 RedZone Saving ‘Time, Money and Headaches’ in Harrisburg, PA
May 2, 2014 Robots search Harrisburg sewers for damage
May 2, 2014 Robots Used on GIS and Asset Management System Project

 April 2014

April 29, 2014 Robots invade Harrisburg’s underground infrastructure

Press Releases

December 2014

December 15, 2014 Capital Region Water Board of Directors to Consider Property Sale

November 2014

November 25, 2014 Capital Region Water Increases Water Rates for 2015
November 25, 2014 Capital Region Water to Enter Historic Regulatory Agreement

October 2014

October 23, 2014 Capital Region Water Awarded Grant to Develop Green Infrastructure Plan for Harrisburg

September 2014

September 2, 2014 Customers to make payment to “Capital Region Water”

July 2014

July 8, 2014 A New Beginning for an Old System
July 8, 2014 Boil Water Advisory Lifted for 1000 – 1020 Herr Street
July 6, 2014 Boil Water Advisory: 1000-1020 Herr Street
July 1, 2014 Media Advisory: A New Beginning for an Old System

May 2014

May 15, 2014 Boil Water Advisory Lifted For Residents On 36th Street Between Walnut And Centerfield Road In Susquehanna Township
May 13, 2014 Boil Water Advisory In Place For Residents On 36th Street Between Walnut Street And Centerfield Road
May, 8 2014 Capital Region Water Celebrates The Safe Drinking Water Act During Drinking Water Week
May 1, 2014 Capital Region Water To Host Open House Meeting On Water Bills Next Thursday At YWCA Greater Harrisburg

April 2014

April 25, 2014 Capital Region Water And Partners Organizing A Great Harrisburg  Volunteer Cleanup In South Harrisburg
April, 24 2014  Capital Region Water And City Of Harrisburg Working Together To Improve The Health Of Harrisburg’s Infrastructure
April, 2 2014 Boil Water Advisory Lifted For The 1400 Block Of South 14th Street
April 1, 2014  Capital Region Water To Host Open House Meeting On Water Bills Next Thursday At Ywca Greater Harrisburg

 March 2014

March 31, 2014 Capital Region Water And Partners Organizing A Great Harrisburg  Volunteer Cleanup In South Harrisburg
March 21, 2014 South 14th Street Water Main Break Repaired; Boil Water Advisory Still In Effect
March 13, 2014  New Rate Structure For Harrisburg Water And Sewer Customers Begins; Signals Historic Investments In Water Infrastructure