About Utilities Department
The mission of the Water Division is to provide safe potable drinking water to the public by treating raw water and managing and maintaining the water distribution system, while ensuring effective and efficient operations.
• Purification: Produce safe potable water
• Distribution: Maintain distribution system that transports safe potable water to customers
• Engineering: Inspects installation of waterlines and meters and maintain water and sewer line records
• Billing: Collects revenue generated by the sale of drinking water and the processing of wastewater
A very dangerous illegal narcotic is being sold and used throughout Lorain County. This drug, with the street name of “China White,” is suspected to be responsible for over 21 incidents of overdoses, with at least 3 deaths within the last 48 hours. This is drug is being portrayed as “Heroin” but is actually a very powerful and dangerous pain narcotic. User may not be aware of what they are purchasing and the result of ingesting this drug could be deadly. The Lorain Police Department and other Lorain County Law Enforcement Agencies are asking the public to spread the word about this dangerous drug and encourages anyone who has information related to the sale or possession of narcotics to please contact the Lorain Police Department or their local law enforcement agencies. full story
CenturyLink announces a telephone and high-speed Internet assistance service program for Low Income consumer. Details are attached. additional information This offer is for all residential account customers served by Ohio Edison (Toledo Edison and Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company). Customers will receive the following Energy Conservation Kit at "no additional cost". Expenses for the kit are paid for through Senate Bill 221 requirements. No additional costs or handling fees will be charged to customers who request the kits. full story