wastewater treatment plant

Another View: The plunder of Colfax

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom McClintock (R-Granite Bay), who lives in Elk Grove, made the following remarks Dec. 1 on the House floor. In the remarks the Congressman discus ...

Repairs at sewer plant underway

City Manager Bruce Kranz reported at last week’s council meeting that the sewage treatment plant is operating normally with Pond 3 water levels now four feet below the spillway. ...

Winter storms hinder wastewater repair progress

Colfax City Council members last week approved a $14,570 service agreement with CME Services, Inc. to gunite a damaged ditch at the city’s wastewater treatment plant. City Manag ...

City OKs critical sewer repairs

Colfax City Council last week agreed to spend $15,000 for emergency repairs at the wastewater treatment plant. City Manager Bruce Kranz said heavy rains and snow has left Pond 3 i ...

Clogged drain results in 14,000-spill at sewer plant

A clogged drain at Colfax’s wastewater treatment plant recently resulted in more than 14,000 gallons of water seeping into the ground over a period of days. In a report to the C ...

Sewage spill on Canyon Way reported

Early Monday morning a passing motorist reported a possible sewage spill at the lift station at 1900 S. Canyon Way near the Interstate 80 overpass. The Placer County Sheriff’s O ...

Looking back at top stories in 2010

The top stories in 2010 range from the fire that destroyed Placer County’s oldest restaurant to the budget crisis at Colfax Elementary School, from the unfortunate decision b ...

Record's coverage of Doolittle is valid

In the Dec. 2 Colfax Record’s Letters to the Editor, Helen Wayland took The Record to task for covering Kevin Ring, Ex-Congressman Doolittle’s legislative aide. Helen’s is ...

Judge rules in lawsuit

The U.S. District Court issued a ruling on Nov. 2 requiring the city of Colfax to comply with their 2008 settlement agreement with Allen and Nancy Edwards, who live downstream of t ...

Counterpoint: Problems at plant going on for years

Councilwoman Suzanne Roberts has stated that I made unfounded claims against the city’s sewer treatment plant. Unfortunately, Ms Roberts is misinformed. Some history would be ...