WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

EPA Provides $229 Million to New Jersey to Make Sewage Treatment Plants and Drinking Water Systems Damaged by Sandy More Resilient

Oct 2, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $229 million to the State of New Jersey for improvements to wastewater and drinking water treatment facilities impacted by H...

Alaska: Analyst Programmer II/III/IV (19-7741) Job #: 09710

Oct 2, 2014 The State of Alaska has issued the following Public Notice Job #: 09710Job Title: Analyst Programmer II/III/IV (19-7741)Opening Date/Time: Thu. 05/29/14 12:00 AM Alaska TimeClosing Date/Time: Mon. 10/10/14 5:00 PM Alaska TimePosition Open To:...

GE FOUNDATION COMMITS $1.5 MILLION TO SUPPORT NEW ORLEANS SKILLS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Oct 2, 2014 The following information was released by the City of New Orleans:The GE Foundation announced today a $1.5 million grant to help fill the advanced manufacturing and water management skills gap in New Orleans. This grant will support Delgado Commun...

Washington: Effects of wastewater effluent discharge on stream quality in Indian Creek, Johnson County, Kansas

Oct 2, 2014 US Geological Survey, The Government of USA has issued the following news release:Contaminants from point and other urban sources affect stream quality in Indian Creek, which is one of the most urban drainage basins in Johnson County, Kansas. The...

Administrative Appeal findings and recommendation submitted to Water Quality Appeals Board

Oct 2, 2014 VANCOUVER, Oct. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - Curis Resources Ltd. ("Curis" or the "Company") (TSX:CUV) announces that Judge Milhasky, the administrative law judge ("ALJ") assigned to case no. 12-005-WQAB in the Arizona Office of Administrative Hearings, ha...

EPA Proposes Removal of PCBs in South Plainfield Water Body; Public Meeting to be Held Oct. 21 in South Plainfield, NJ

Oct 2, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a plan to clean up a nine mile stretch of Bound Brook as the final phase of the cleanup of the Cornell-Dubilier Electronics...

Cabinet Holds Regular Weekly Meeting / 1

Oct 2, 2014

The cabinet ratified a draft law amending Law No. 26 of 2008 on the rationalization of electricity and water consumption. The amendment aims to address the wasteful use of electricity and drinking water.

EPA Provides $340 Million to New York to Make Sewage Treatment Plants and Drinking Water Systems Damaged by Sandy More Resilient

Oct 2, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $340 million to the State of New York for improvements to wastewater and drinking water treatment facilities impacted by Hur...

Committee Seeks Answers from EPA on Harmful Algae Blooms

Oct 2, 2014 Rep. Robert Latta, R-Ohio (5th CD), issued the following news release:Rep. Bob Latta (R-OH), Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton (R-MI), and Environment and the Economy Subcommittee Chairman John Shimkus (R-IL) today wrote to Environ...

Illinois: Washington Street Water Main Lining Project Set to Begin October 21

Oct 2, 2014 City of Evanston, The State of Illinois has issued the following news release:As part of the City of Evanston’s annual capital improvement program, the 85-year-old water main on Washington Street between Dodge and Dewey Avenues will be reha...