- No Impact Observed on Ohio River from Crude Oil Spill in West Virginia
Cincinnati – OH, All oil and contaminated soil from the site of the train derailment in southern West Virginia are safely contained, and site remediation is ongoing.
No oil has reached or will reach the Ohio River from this incident, and at this time the situation is no longer considered a threat to either the Kanawha or Ohio rivers.
- Helpful Tips for Preventing Pipe Bursts from Frozen Pipes
Snow, ice and frigid temperatures often lead to frozen pipes. To help protect residents and business owners from the expense and headache of dealing with frozen pipes, GCWW has a few tips to help keep the bursts at bay.
- No Impact on Ohio River Expected From Crude Oil Spill in West Virginia
Response teams on site at the train derailment in southern West Virginia are reporting that little, if any, oil has reached the Kanawha River. Water samples have been collected hourly from the river. No oil has been detected in the samples.
GCWW will continue to stay in contact with the response teams to monitor the situation.
- GCWW Monitoring Ohio River after Crude Oil Spill in West Virginia
Greater Cincinnati Water Works (GCWW) is carefully monitoring the Ohio River and taking all necessary precautions as a result of a crude oil spill on Monday, February 16, 2015 in southern West Virginia.
- GCWW Victim Of Telephone Scam
Greater Cincinnati Water Works is warning customers to be aware of a telephone scam.