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Updated Results August 2021: COVID-19 Wastewater Tracing

Posted on August 12th, 2021

Fox Metro has been wastewater-based technology in our sewage system to anonymously track the spread of COVID-19 in our community.  The wastewater holds a wealth of public health data that can inform better decisions on how we as a society…

Basement Backup? Get SOAP!

Posted on October 22nd, 2020

Introducing SOAP, Fox Metro’s homeowner assistance program for basement backups.  Check it out! Basement Backup Help: SOAP  

04/24: Solar Farm Ribbon Cutting

Posted on April 19th, 2021

Want to check out our new Solar Energy Farm?  A public viewing and ribbon cutting event is scheduled for Saturday, April 24, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. Project site address is 800 S. River St. in Montgomery.  A map is available…

Updated Results April 2021: COVID-19 Wastewater Tracking

Posted on April 13th, 2021

Fox Metro has been wastewater-based technology in our sewage system to anonymously track the spread of COVID-19 in our community.  The wastewater holds a wealth of public health data that can inform better decisions on how we as a society…

Solar Energy Farm ENERGIZED

Posted on February 4th, 2021

Fox Metro’s solar farm is live! Press release here:  PR Newswire Ribbon cutting date and more information to be released soon. Live energy tracking portal: Solar Farm

Updated Results: COVID-19 Wastewater Tracking

Posted on November 24th, 2020

Fox Metro has been wastewater-based technology in our sewage system to anonymously track the spread of COVID-19 in our community.  The wastewater holds a wealth of public health data that can inform better decisions on how we as a society…

Odor Solutions Underway

Posted on December 18th, 2020

Today (12/17/2020), we had to complete an urgent repair that created strong odors.  The odors should be reduced by Monday.  Thank you for understanding. Fox Metro has a rigorous odor control program including many initiatives to reduce odors.  We are…

Odor Solutions Underway

Posted on August 28th, 2019

Wastewater odors are at their peak during late summer and early fall.  The recent hot and dry weather coupled with our newly-constructed facility improvements have created some odors for the surrounding community. Fox Metro has a rigorous odor control program…

Imagine a Day Without Water: 10/21/2020

Posted on October 19th, 2020

Fox Metro WRD Joins Sixth Annual “Imagine a Day Without Water” to Raise Awareness About the Value of Water October 21, 2020 – Oswego, Illinois– Today, Fox Metro Water Reclamation District (Fox Metro) joined elected officials, water utilities, community leaders, educators, and…

APWA 2020 Award Winning Facility

Posted on October 19th, 2020

Fox Metro WRD is pleased to accept the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) — Illinois Section 2020 Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award in the $25 million to $100 million category for the CSO LTCP Phase 2 Improvements project.  This…

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