WRC News Index

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Press Releases 

The following press releases were made available from our office.  Please contact the main office at 248-858-0958 for more information.

Energy Efficiency Program Brings Big Rebate Money to Oakland County

Refunding Drain Bonds to NOW Net Communities more than $909,000 in Savings

Estimated savings per municipality

Town Hall Meeting on Oakland County Water Quality

Wattles Road Linear Storage Project Improves Infrastructure, Protects Environment

New Era Begins with New Water Authority

2nd Annual Storm Water Summit to be Held October 3, 2014

Farmington Hills Water Safe - No Contamination Due to Mercury Find

Art-Fish-Fun Family Festival in Beaudette Park in Pontiac on Saturday, June 14, 2014, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

WRC Town Hall Meeting in Novi, MI on Oil & Gas Drilling and "Fracking"

Water Resources Commissioner Assures Customers After Break-in

WRC to Recognize 2014 Kids' Clean Water Calendar Contest Winners

WRC to Offer Free Kids' Clean Water Environmental Calendar

Groundbreaking Set for 18.5 Million Perry Street Diversion Project

Great Lakes Restoration Summit - October 18, 2013

WRC Town Hall Meeting on Oil & Gas Drilling and "Fracking"

Water Resources Commissioner to Present Storm Water Summit Lawrence Technological University Friday Oct. 4th, 2013

Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Kicks Off 2014 Kids' Clean Water Calendar Contest

WRC Town Hall Meeting on Oil & Gas Drilling and "Fracking"

Water resources maintenance staff second to none - Oakland Press Guest Opinion - Jim Nash

WRC Town Hall Meeting on Oil & Gas Drilling and "Fracking"

Walled Lake-Novi and Commerce Township Wastewater Treatment Plants Receive Top National Award

Oakland County Water Resources Marks 40th Anniversary of the George W. Kuhn Retention Treatment Basin

State should focus on preserving fresh water resources - Oakland Press Guest Opinion - Jim Nash

WRC Town Hall Meeting on Oil & Gas Drilling and "Fracking"

WRC Town Hall Meeting on Oil & Gas Drilling and "Fracking"

Oakland County Opposes Flint and Genesee County's Plan to Build a Water Intake and Pipeline from Lake Huron

Save the Date - WRC Town Hall Meeting on Oil & Gas Drilling and "Fracking" - Town Hall Meeting Flyer

County needs sustainable regional water and sewer authority - Oakland Press Guest Opinion - Jim Nash

Refinancing Drain Bonds Nets More Than $511,700 in Savings

News from the Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner's Office

Commissioner Jim Nash Takes the Helm at the Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner's Office

WRC Speeches, Commentary and Other News
Presentation Regarding Stormwater Problems and Solutions
- 2/13/2015

Oakland County Leaders Announce Informational Meeting for Local Elected Officials Regarding Great Lakes Water Authority
- 9/15/2014

Presentation Regarding the August 11, 2014 Rain Event - 9/11/2014

Experts: Historic flooding is a climate change wake-up call for Michigan - 8/19/2014

Pure Oakland Water tackles fracking - C & G Newspaper - 08/13/2013

Hydraulic Fracturing: Is the Fracking Process Safe? - Spinal Column - 08/14/2013

Officials-Oakland communities to save money with new sewage pipeline - Oakland Press 07/12/2013

Hills water, sewer rates to rise - Observer & Eccentric Newspapers - 06/16/2013

Work begins on water authority: Orr plan could save $70M annually - Crain's Detroit Business 06/16/2013

Ortonville town hall meeting on fracking weighs energy needs, environmental concerns - Oakland Press - 05/22/2013

Keep our water safe from fracking - Oakland Press - 05/20/2013

Frac Stack Blowout In Texas Panhandle-Amazing Photos - Drilling QHSE's Facebook Page - 03/18/2013

Fracking, oil drilling a threat to Oakland County lakes, water quality chief says - Detroit Free Press - 04/23/2013

Birmingham spared cost of sewage project - 03/24/2013 - O&E Newspapers

Meet Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash - 03/19/2012 - Spinal Column

Oakland County in Motion - GWK Retention Treatment Basin Video - 03/12/2013

Game Changer - Oakland official hoping to improve regional water system - Detroit Free Press - 02/06/2013

Introducing Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash - GreeningDetroit.com - 01/30/2013 

PBS video report on Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) Waste Water Infrastructure‚Äč