News

Would you pay $2K for a sewage plant wedding?

Would you pay $2K for a sewage plant wedding?

A WEDDING TO REMEMBER:For $2,000 you could be married at a sewage plant. Photo: clipart.com

WOODINVILLE, Wash. (AP) — A sewage treatment plant near Seattle is advertising its availability as a wedding venue.

The Brightwater Wastewater Treatment Center says on Facebook it has a full catering kitchen, audio-video equipment, dance floor and ample parking.

You could even hold the wedding outside.

The director of the Brightwater Environmental Education and Community Center, Susan Tallarico, tells KIRO TV that receptions would take place just steps away from where raw sewage is processed. She says there’s no odor because all the processing is contained.

The King County plant was finished three years ago but has been available for rent for about seven months.

It costs $2,000 to rent the center for eight hours. One couple has already booked the sewage plant for their nuptials.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Iowa Senate Debate Questioned Loyalties

Iowa state capital 2

U.S. Senate candidates Joni Ernst and Bruce Braley debated this weekend, accusing each other of special interest loyalties.

in Local

Iowa Health Summit to Gather Rural Health Professionals

healthcare 2

The Heartland Rural Physician Alliance will be holding its annual summit to discuss the future of primary care.

in Local

Climate Change Debate Over

ClimateChange

A report from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has confirmed the human impact on climate change.

in Local

Protecting Water and Land From Keystone XL

Bold Nebraska concert scene

A concert featuring Neil Young and Willie Nelson, protesting the Keystone XL pipeline, was held Saturday at a farm north of Neligh Nebraska.

in Local

Thousands Gather to Protest Keystone XL

Trans Canada sign 040814

Thousands gathered Saturday at the Tanderup farm north of Neligh Nebraska to protest the Keystone XL pipeline.