Cold Weather Affecting Water Treatment

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Water and sewer systems in Grants Pass have been feeling the impact of the cold weather this month. The supervisor at the Grants Pass Water Treatment plant said the cold temperatures have slowed down their process over the past few weeks. He said it makes it a little harder to disinfect … Continue reading »

Red Dye Test Causes Plant Shutdown

NEAR WHITE CITY, Ore. — Following up on a story you first saw here on NewsWatch12 last week, the dye used to measure the flow of treated water from the Medford Sewage Treatment Plant forced a brief shutdown at the Grants Pass Water Treatment Plant. Last Wednesday, Medford officials dumped 15 gallons of a non-toxic … Continue reading »