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Winnipeg city hall says review finds water safe after boil-water advisory; Report released into Winnipeg water scare

May 2, 2015

WINNIPEG - Officials with Winnipeg city hall say an external review has confirmed there was no contamination of the city's drinking water in January.

Water Regulations Authority Mooted

May 2, 2015 Government wants to come up with a Water and Wastewater Services Regulatory Authority that will, among other things, ensure that local authorities charge residents affordable water tariffs and closely monitor the discharge of waste to reduce envir...

Minister Nomvula Mokonyane engages Sedibeng District residents on Sedibeng Regional Sewer Scheme (SRSS), 5 May

May 2, 2015 The Minister of Water and Sanitation, Mrs Nomvula Mokonyane will host a public engagement to address Sedibeng District Municipality residents on the progress around the Sedibeng Regional Sewer Scheme (SRSS). The SRSS has been identified by the Pr...

Production of Industrial Nano-Membrane for Water, Wastewater Purification Device in Iran

May 2, 2015 TEHRAN (FNA)- Ab Roobesh Rosoob (Mahsar) Engineering and Productive Company produced and presented to the market water and wastewater purification devices using nanotechnology.This device works based on the harmodynamic method and has a high effic...

TDEC, MTSU Announce Partnership to Address Water and Wastewater Workforce Demands

May 2, 2015 Middle Tennessee State University issued the following news release:The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) and Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) announced today a partnership that will expand individual opportunitie...

Wastewater Infrastructure Networks Conference

May 2, 2015 Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors has issued the following news release:Wastewater Infrastructure Networks ConferenceWater companies are being required to do more with less in AMP6 which is driving the industry’s appetite...

Water Replenishment District to pay $9.1 million to settle Prop. 218 lawsuit

May 2, 2015 LAKEWOOD - The Water Replenishment District of Southern California has agreed to pay $9.1 million to settle a Proposition 218 lawsuit brought by four Southeast-area cities.The settlement with Bellflower, Cerritos, Downey and Signal Hill was releas...

DEQ Schedules Public Meeting on Drinking Water State Revolving Fund 2016 Intended Use Plan

May 2, 2015 The Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality issued the following news release:The Water Quality Division within the Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) will hold a public meeting at 1:30 p.m., Monday, June 1, 2015, at the agenc...

After Schumer's Push, Senator Announces $3.3 Million for South Farmingdale Water District as a Result of Major Settlement Reached With U.S. Navy

May 2, 2015 The office of Sen. Charles E. Schumer, D-N.Y., issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer presented the South Farmingdale Water District (SFWD) with a check for $3.3 million due to the recent U.S. Navy reimbursement s...

Expert Committee on Inter Linking of Rivers

May 2, 2015 Ministry of Water Resources, The Government of India has issued following news release:Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation has constituted a “Task Force for Interlinking of Rivers” vide Office Memoran...