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May 30, 2018
Want to get Certified in Green?
Apply now for the NGICP Certification Exam Prep Course (for construction, inspection, and maintenance of green infrastructure) hosted by MSD and the Civic Garden Center. The training will help prepare applicants for the next NGICP exam in November 2018. Download the brochure... Download the application...

May 18, 2018
MSD's Smart Sewers Win National Award
The City of Cincinnati was awarded the top prize in a national Best Water Projects contest for its smart sewer system operated by MSD. MSD's smart sewers help reduce combined sewer overflows (CSOs) into local rivers and streams at a cost less than any other solution, gray or green. Read more...

April 19, 2018
MSD Seeking Approval for Proposed Modifications to Project Groundwork
On April 3, the U.S. EPA conditionally approved a request for MSD to submit its proposed schedule for Phase 2A of Project Groundwork on June 30, 2018, a one-year extension from the original deadline. The U.S. EPA also conditionally approved 26 bridge projects, which are Consent Decree projects that will be completed between Phase 1 and Phase 2 of Project Groundwork. The U.S. EPA's approval is contingent on approval from the U.S. District Court. Learn more about the bridge... Learn more about Phase 2A...

March 29, 2018
Watershed Operations ITBs, RFPs and RFQs
Click here for a list of upcoming Invitations to Bid (ITB), Requests for Proposal (RFP), and Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for MSD's Watershed Operations division.

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Construction Project News

June 12, 2018
Traffic Alert: West Fork Project
Lane restrictions on Virginia Avenue in Northside from mid-June through summer 2018. Read more...

May 22, 2018
Traffic Alert: Lick Run Greenway
Lane restrictions on Queen City Avenue from May 23 to end of June. Drive with caution, plan for delays, or find an alternate route. Read more...

May 10, 2018
MSD to Construct Relief Sewers in Kennedy Heights
Starting in mid-May, MSD will construct relief sewers along Montgomery Road and side streets in Kennedy Heights to help eliminate sanitary sewer overflows from SSO 228 into Mill Creek. Read more...

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About MSD

The Metropolitan Sewer District of Greater Cincinnati (MSD) provides wastewater collection and treatment for residents and businesses in Hamilton County, Ohio and small portions of Butler, Clermont and Warren counties. Learn more about MSD... View our "What is MSD?" video.

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MSD is committed to being open, transparent, and responsive to our customers. Click here for info on our annual budget and sewer rates, audits, Consent Decree progress and much more.

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