MS4 and Construction Stormwater General Permit Moves Forward

On September 9, 2020, the Indiana Environmental Rules Board conducted the second public hearing to adopt the Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) and Construction Stormwater General Permits. These permits are currently issued via permit by rule; however, IDEM is transitioning to the General Permit process due to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requirements.   Commonwealth […]

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Town of Spencer Sanitary Sewer Improvements Project Groundbreaking

On Monday, September 21, 2020, Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. broke ground with the Town of Spencer on the Town‘s Inflow & Infiltration Reduction Project at the MyPath Shelter House. The Spencer Town Council attended the groundbreaking along with Indiana Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch, State Representative Bob Heaton, Southern Indiana Development Commission (SIDC) representative Matt Sward, Indiana […]

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2020 Client Charity Golf Outing

Commonwealth Engineers hosted our 20th Annual Client Appreciation Charity Golf Outing this past Friday, September 11th.  In remembrance of 9/11, golfers were encouraged to wear red, white, and blue. Our clients and sponsors raised $7,230 for 23 different charities.   Our first place team raised $1,000 for the Nappanee Boys and Girls Club. Our second […]

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West Terre Haute Opens New Water Treatment Plant

On Friday, July 31st, Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. (Commonwealth) was honored to take part in a recent ribbon-cutting, marking the official opening of the new water filtration treatment plant in West Terre Haute, Indiana. The project, six years in the making, marks a historic milestone for the community by delivering clean, filtered water to the Town’s […]

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Talbott Street Ribbon Cutting

Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. was honored to participate in the Talbott Street ribbon-cutting, an event that marked significant access improvements to the historic Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site near Downtown Indianapolis. During the event on July 31, Indianapolis Mayor Joe Hogsett praised the design work by Commonwealth and its collaborative partner in the project, Guidon Design, a […]

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White County and Wolcott Receive Grant Funding

Commonwealth Engineers has been working with Kankakee-Iroquois Regional Planning Commission, the Town of Wolcott, and White County Commissioners to secure funding to construct a new wastewater treatment plant. Funds were received from the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration and the USDA Rural Development Program for a joint venture wastewater treatment plant improvements project […]

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Commonwealth Engineers Welcomes Andrew Cochrane, P.E.

Commonwealth Engineers, Inc. is proud to announce and welcome Project Manager – Mr. Andrew Cochrane, P.E. Andrew holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Purdue University and has over 25 years of experience in the water resources industry. He enjoys helping communities solve their infrastructure needs and completing successful projects. His expertise includes wastewater treatment […]

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EPA Pandemic Incident Checklist Available

The COVID-19 pandemic has recently brought emergency preparedness to the forefront to our daily lives.  In an effort to assist utilities in seamless operation during a pandemic, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has prepared the Pandemic Incident Checklist.  This can be used to enhance your utility Emergency Response Plans that are required for Community Water […]

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Commonwealth Engineers Recognized as a Top Workplace for 2020

Commonwealth Engineers is honored to be recognized among Central Indiana’s Top Workplaces for the second consecutive year.  Our Employees are Commonwealth’s most valuable asset, and with that, we want to thank them for providing the positive feedback that allowed us to receive this award. The Top Workplaces list is based solely on employee feedback gathered […]

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Monticello’s Beacon of Light Award Winner: Theresa Criss-Hartwig

Commonwealth Engineers commends Director of Business Development, Theresa Criss-Hartwig for her selfless pursuit of what is best for our clients. On May 27, 2020, Theresa Criss-Hartwig received the City of Monticello’s “Beacon of Light Award” for her support of the community during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Through Theresa’s relationship with the City of Monticello and its […]

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