PWB in the news: 30,000 feet of pipe installed in one year
Pandemic or not, the work of our Maintenance and Construction (M&C) teams doesn't stop, and this year they went above and beyond to set a new bureau record of 30,000 feet of pipe laid in one year. How'd they do it? A little bit of innovation, a lot of hard work, and something called "quaranteams."
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WTF: Water for The Future!
Generations of Portlanders will benefit from the long-term improvements we're making to enhance our water system’s resilience, reduce future risks, and better protect our water. Learn the many ways the Bull Run Treatment Projects are making a difference for people in our community today and long into the future.
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Hey, how do you like that Washington Park Water (WPW)? 
It's a big day around here when we get to activate a new, seismically reinforced, 12.4 million gallon underground reservoir.

The Washington Park Reservoir Improvement Project, known to exactly nobody as the WPRIP, is now online and will serve 360,000 people on the west side of the Willamette. It's critical infrastructure for our plan to provide water to the region and recover after an earthquake. 
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Stop, Brush, and Ride (SBR) on the Sandy Ridge Trail
We're proud to take care of this popular mountain bike trail on Mount Hood. To help keep it intact, we've set up a kiosk for bikers to clean off their bikes and shoes to prevent the spread of invasive species. Ride on.
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CHIPS: Not just a 70's TV show anymore*
The Capitol Highway Improvement Projects is holding a virtual open house to explore its ambitious design. The project will provide new walkways and bikeways, improve stormwater management, and upgrade the water system along SW Capitol Highway. 
*CHIPS is not the official nickname, but maybe it should be? We’ll leave it up to PBOT.
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SICD: Select, Inspect, Connect, Direct (your sprinkler)
With a Portland June that felt like Death Valley in August, it's a good time to SCID your sprinkler system to make sure it's not cracked, damaged or leaking. Follow these tips to keep your irrigation happy and efficient. 
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Autopay your utility bill, get a chance at $100

Make your life easier by signing up for autopay to take care of your sewer, stormwater, and water bill. If you sign up before August 31st, you'll be in the running for a $100 Visa gift card!  
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Times are tough. We're here to help

If you're having trouble paying your sewer, stormwater, and water bill, visit our financial assistance page for information about the programs we have available to help. Our customer service team can help find a solution that works for you. 

Wonder what you're paying for? It's much more than water. 

Having trouble making sense of your sewer, stormwater, and water bill? Visit our site for a breakdown of where each dollar of your bill goes. 

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