Louisville Water http://wfpl.org en Heitzman Named Permanent MSD Director http://wfpl.org/post/heitzman-named-permanent-msd-director <p>Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer has appointed Greg Heitzman to be the permanent executive director of the Metropolitan Sewer District.</p><p>Heitzman, who’s also president of Louisville Water, has been MSD’s interim executive director since a leadership shakeup at the agency over the past year.</p><p>Fischer says Heitzman will oversee the potential merger of MSD and Louisville Water.</p><p>This story will be updated.</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 15:48:18 +0000 Rick Howlett 2893 at http://wfpl.org Heitzman Named Permanent MSD Director Fischer Approves MSD, Louisville Water Merger Process http://wfpl.org/post/fischer-approves-msd-louisville-water-merger-process <p></p><p>After reviewing <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/task-force-recommends-gradual-merger-between-msd-louisville-water">task force recommendations</a> for over two months, Mayor Greg Fischer says he supports the consolidation process between the Metropolitan Sewer District and the Louisville Water Company, but a full merger is not set in stone.</p> Tue, 24 Jul 2012 17:28:42 +0000 Devin Katayama 1106 at http://wfpl.org Task Force Recommends Gradual Merger Between MSD, Louisville Water http://wfpl.org/post/task-force-recommends-gradual-merger-between-msd-louisville-water <p>A task force commissioned to study Louisville&rsquo;s utilities is recommending a gradual merger between the Metropolitan Sewer District and the Louisville Water Company. The group issued its recommendations to Mayor Greg Fischer today.</p><p>Fischer ordered the analysis after a state audit of MSD showed egregious waste and inefficiencies. The group was tasked with studying the operations of Louisville Water, MSD and Metro Public Works and identifying ways the entities could collaborate.</p> Tue, 15 May 2012 21:31:54 +0000 Erica Peterson 281 at http://wfpl.org Utility Task Force Hasn't Ruled Out Potential Merger Between MSD, Louisville Water http://wfpl.org/post/utility-task-force-hasnt-ruled-out-potential-merger-between-msd-louisville-water <p>The utility task force studying a potential collaboration between the Metropolitan Sewer District, Louisville Water Company and Metro Public Works is nearing the end of its work.</p> Mon, 07 May 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Erica Peterson 136 at http://wfpl.org