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Toronto mayor says he’s not concerned about water meter running

TORONTO — Mayor Rob Ford says he hasn’t considered running his own water meter.He’s also worried about what he’ll get when he does.Ford said Friday that his staff has spent months looking into the possibility of running water meters in the city’s parks and recreation areas.He said he hasn.But, as of now, he said, it’s

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Why the water meter is a dumb thing

Water meters are a common, if not a necessary, feature of the modern world.With over 1 billion installed around the world, they’re integral to our lives, from monitoring our water intake to the quality of our drinking water.There’s no question they’re useful and necessary, but they’re also often poorly understood.They’re also incredibly frustrating to use.So

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How to make a tap water meter for a water quality meter

Water quality meters are increasingly being installed in homes across the country, with the number of such meters in the US climbing rapidly.Now, the Water Quality Monitoring and Reporting Association (WQMRAA) is working with two US states to develop a universal water meter that meets the needs of all US residents.A new universal water monitoring