Joseph A. Carbonaro

Utilities Department
Title: Director of Utilities
Phone: 440 205-2500

Joseph has been with the City of Lorain since 2014.  He holds a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and an M.S. in Environmental Engineering, both from Cleveland State University.  In addition to his degrees, Joseph holds a Class III Wastewater Operators Certification from the Ohio EPA.  

Before joining the City of Lorain, Joseph spent four (4) years with the Northeast Ohio Regional Sewer District (NEORSD) performing regulatory compliance inspections on industrial facilities and extensive monitoring work on the sewer collection system and wastewater treatment plants. 

"I am excited to serve the citizens and customers of the City of Lorain in this role.  I look forward to bringing my vision for the City of Lorain and the Lorain Utilities Department to fruition and moving the department forward into the future.  Developing a partnership with the citizens of Lorain by implementing new technology, rate affordability, and responsible capital improvements is a top priority in this role.  The citizens of Lorain should be proud of their position along Lake Erie and within the Great Lakes to become a leader in environmental conservationism and at the forefront of responsible water management.  I am proud that Mayor Jack Bradley selected me to serve as the next Director of Utilities for the City of Lorain."


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