Straight from the Tap

Archive: December 2020

TRAFFIC ALERT: - Berea Road Closed Between West 114th and West 117th Due to Water Main Break

Cleveland Water Pipe Repair crews are working on repairing a 12-inch water main break on Berea Road between West 114th and West 117th.

Going VIRTUAL with H2O Kids

Our H2O Kids  program focuses on educating children in grades K-8 about what makes Cleveland Water erie-sistable!

Let's VIRTUALLY Talk Water!

 Are you a member of a professional association, senior group, non-profit, community group, organization, or a high school or college educator looking for a fun and unique way to learn about water?  Cleveland Water now offers VIRTUAL educational programs free of charge to all throughout our service communities.

Cleveland STEP students learn about Solar-Powered Energy

Shelley Shockley, Marketing Manager at Cleveland Public Power, taught our Cleveland STEP students how STEM correlates with the City’s ability to provide electricity to approximately 70,000 customers. This month’s virtual presentation also included the advantages and disadvantages of solar-powered energy, as well as the history behind Ohio’s largest municipal electrical power provider.

Will Lake Erie Freeze Over This Winter Season?

At Cleveland Water, we like models.

Models help us scientifically predict what is going to happen next, based on years of data recording what happened in the past. We also like a nice moderately thick coating of ice on Lake Erie each winter as it calms the lake, eliminates turbidity, and allows diatoms, which are the base of the sport-fish food web, to thrive.

Cleveland STEP students learn about a Sustainable Cleveland

Kristen Hall, Director of the Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, led our Cleveland STEP students into a virtual presentation regarding what it takes to build a Sustainable Cleveland. Director Hall introduced our Cleveland STEP students to various components under the canopy of the 2018 Cleveland Climate Action Plan and encouraged them to apply for the Youth Sustainability Leadership program.