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“One Day” Cleanup Event and Medication Disposal to be held Saturday April 9th

Posted on March 8th, 2022

Fox Metro has partnered with the Kiwanis Club of Aurora, City of Aurora, Aurora Township, Fox Valley Park District, and other local agencies in conducting a Community Cleanup Service Project that focuses on the Fox River & Indian Creek Saturday…

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  

New Utility Bill Assistance Program (LIHWAP)

Posted on March 1st, 2022

Low Income Household Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP) provides funds to assist low-income households with water and wastewater bills.  According to the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO), Illinois residents with certain income requirements will qualify for assistance if…

New O&M building saves $450K

Posted on November 17th, 2021

Fox Metro’s new Operations and Maintenance (O&M) building at the main campus was built for approximately $450,000 under budget over the past 3 years. Staff and the Board of Trustees were able to use ratepayer dollars economically to trim any…

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…

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…

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 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…

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…

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