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Prison Water-Saving Program Approved

BathroomThe Montgomery County Commissioners have approved an energy-saving program for the prison in Eagleville, starting with water. Warden Julio Algarin says inmates waste a lot of it, largely with the toilets, where they throw almost anything.

“Trash, paper, peelings from oranges, sheets, extra clothing when we announce a search.  They flush everything that they don’t have to pay for.  They try to get rid of everything through that toilet.  It’s almost like a garbage disposal, and it consumes a lot of water.”

He says electronic devices will allow two toilet flushes in five minutes, and then lock out further flushes for an hour.  Prison Program Manager Mark Hanhurst says similar devices will limit water use in the sinks.

“Typically it’s five to ten seconds, and then the sink turns off, and they can press it two more times and the hot water locks out.  By code they have to have a certain amount of cold water available to them, but the electronic controls will lock out not only the amount of flushes, but also the gallons of water they can use in their sinks.”

Hanhurst says electronic shower controls will let inmates shower for up to six minutes once a day.  He says he hopes the plumbing upgrades are in place by late this year or early next year.  A $2.4 million federal grant is paying for the work, which is being done by Honeywell Building Solutions of Fort Washington.  He says savings on water and sewer bills will pay for Phase Two of the energy-saving program, which will focus on lighting, heating and air conditioning.
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Derrick UPDATE ON BUDWEISER CLYDESDALES: The Clydesdales will be in town this Saturday 9/5, from approximately 3pm - 5pm. The exact route they will be taking is listed below, and if you are interested in seeing them it is highly suggested to line the sidewalks of the parade route by 3:30pm, depending on what part of the route you choose. Starting Point: N. Broad St. and E. Court St. · Stop at Puck deliver case of Bud · Make right turn onto Shewell Ave · Stop by Lilly’s and Honey · Make right turn onto Doyle St. · Stop at Amber Inn – deliver case of Bud · Make Left turn onto N. Broad St. · Make right turn onto Atkinson · Make right turn onto Veterans Lane · Pass OOKA · Stop at Farm House – deliver case of Bud · Make right turn on N. Main St. · Stop at MOMS deliver case of Bud · Stop at Chambers deliver case of Bud · Stop at Finney’s delver case of Bud · Stop at Stephanies deliver case of Bud · Make left turn on E. Oakland St. · Stop and Bobby Simone’s and Meannachor Club deliver case of Bud · Make right turn on Pine ST. · Make right turn on E. Ashland St. · Make left on S. Main St. · Stop at Muggs deliver case of Bud · Cut through Bank · Make right on S. Clinton St. · Stop at Station Tap House deliver case of Bud · Make right on W. Oakland · Make left on S. Main · Make left on W. State St. · Stop at Doyelstown Inn deliver case Bud · Stop at Toyo · Stop at Pag’s Pub / Paganini deliver case of Bud · Stop at Penn Tap Room deliver case of Bud · Stop at Knight House / 86 west deliver case of Bud · Stop in front on Mesquito Grille deliver case of Bud · Make right on W. Court St. · Stop at Villa Capri deliver case of Bud · Make left on N. Main St. · Make right on N. Broad St. · Make right on E. Court St. · Load up and leave · Trucks will make a left on N. Main St. to leave town
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