storm sewer


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storm sewer

n.
A sewer for carrying off rainwater or meltwater from a developed area such as a city street, as to a river or bay.
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Tenders are invited for installation of sanitary and storm sewer to improve and separate existing combined sewer system.
Archaeologists prowling underneath Persepolis have found a previously unknown storm sewer channel that was used 2,500 years ago to drain rainwater away from the city--and may soon be used again for that purpose.
The site encompasses an area of several blocks where polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) have been documented in "significant quantities" in an underground storm sewer drain system, EPA reports.
This manual of culvert and storm sewer renewal technologies will be useful to engineers, transportation professionals, and consultants working on drainage structures under roads, railroads, and airport runways.
Generally, the Phase II regulations apply if a private developer disturbs more than one acre of land on a construction site that discharges into a separate storm sewer or surface water body.
The storm sewer that carries water away from our yard during a rainstorm can also carry pollutants from our yard into a lake or stream.
As concern grew about discharges from a storm sewer outfall at Library Park, jus yards from the city's popular beach, the problem was quickly evaluated and an action plan an developed.
Tenders are invited for work includes approx 4,400 lf furnish and install 8" class 52 ductile iron pipe; 15 ea 8" gate valve and valve box; 10 ea fire hydrant assembly; 200 lf of 6" pvc schedule 40 drain pipe; 144 lf of 18" polypropylene storm sewer pipe; 395 lf of 12" polypropylene storm sewer pipe; 121 lf of 12" ductile iron storm sewer pipe; 3 ea area drain structure; 7 ea catch basin type 1.
The second season of archaeological excavation has recently begun in Persepolis in an effort to unearth more of the storm sewer system in the Achaemenid capital.
EPA has awarded $123,000 to the city of Wichita, KS, for improvements to its storm sewer system.
Access points for maintenance will be provided by the storm sewer inlets.
6 million storm sewer GO bonds, series 2005B, scheduled to sell competitively on May 16.