Paducah Water http://wkms.org en Water From West Virginia Chemical Spill Makes Its Way Toward Paducah http://wkms.org/post/water-west-virginia-chemical-spill-makes-its-way-toward-paducah <p></p><p>Water containing pollutants from a chemical spill in West Virginia is making its way down the Ohio River, causing water treatment plants throughout Kentucky to take special precautions.</p><p>Paducah Water General Manager Glen Anderson said the plant will use activated carbon when the plume reaches the city <span data-term="goog_1541837641" tabindex="0">tomorrow</span> afternoon. He said the ORSANCO River Group has been monitoring the pollutant levels along the Ohio River. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 16:00:07 +0000 Whitney Jones 38159 at http://wkms.org Water From West Virginia Chemical Spill Makes Its Way Toward Paducah Paducah Recycling Facility Faces Possible Closing http://wkms.org/post/paducah-recycling-facility-faces-possible-closing <p></p><p>The City of Paducah could face serious issues with its recycling capabilities in the near future. During a workshop <span data-term="goog_46812085" tabindex="0">Tuesday</span>, Greater Paducah Sustainability Project-RecycleNow representatives updated the mayor and commissioners on its status.</p><p>The nonprofit organization has managed a recycling operation in a facility owned by Paducah Water for the past four years. This December, Paducah Water will need the building back. GPSP-RecycleNow Treasurer Bob Johnson said the situation is dire. Wed, 04 Sep 2013 16:59:48 +0000 Casey Northcutt 34579 at http://wkms.org Paducah Recycling Facility Faces Possible Closing