100 Princess Point Drive t. 906.487.9820
Houghton, Michigan 49931 f. 906.487.9474
Portage Lake Water and Sewage Authority Receives
USEPA Operation and Maintenance Award

2nd Best Wastewater Treatment Facility In the Nation

The Portage Lake Water & Sewage Authority, with its Houghton-Hancock Wastewater Treatment Plant located in Michigan's Upper Peninsula at Houghton, has been selected to receive a Region 5 USEPA Operating and Maintenance (O&M) Excellence Award for First Place in the Medium Secondary category for 2006. The Houghton-Hancock plant is one of seven facilities to receive Regional O&M Awards this year.

This award is based primarily on the following achievements (in addition to excellent pollutant removal): (1) utilization of the biosolids fertilizer to enhance vegetation of a Superfund site; (2) an outstanding energy conservation program... >> more


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