WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Arizona: Water Services Worker II

Oct 22, 2014 City of Scottsdale, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Water Services Worker IIClosing Date/Time: Sun. 11/02/14 11:59 PM Arizona TimeSalary: $16.22 - $23.51 Hourly$33,737.60 - $48,900.80 AnnuallyJob Type: Full-Time...

California's water agencies lose millions of gallons underground due to leaky pipes

Oct 22, 2014 As 20 million gallons of drinking water rushed down Sunset Boulevard and flooded the UCLA campus this summer, drought- conscious residents threw up their hands.How are three-minute showers going to make a difference, they asked, when they city's p...

Argentina extends Buenos Aires waterworks tender deadline

Oct 22, 2014

Argentina's state water company Agua y Saneamientos Argentinos (AySA) has given firms more time to bid for a contract to increase sewerage coverage in the greater Buenos Aires area.

Makumbaya, Others Inaugurate New Water Project

Oct 22, 2014 A new water project that will supply clean and portable water to the communities of Mamkubaya, Galoya and Kubariko, all in the Kombo North District West Coast Region, was on Saturday inaugurated at a ceremony held at the Makumbaya village in Kombo...

Boil-Water Advisory Ends for Key Peninsula Community in Pierce County

Oct 22, 2014 The Washington State Department of Health issued the following news release:The boil-water advisory for Lake of the Woods Community Club in the town of Wauna in northwestern Pierce County is over. Lab tests show the water now meets safe drinking w...

TREATMENT PLANT IMPROVEMENTS COMPLETED IN GRESHAM VILLAGE HOLDS OPEN HOUSE CELEBRATION

Oct 22, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture:The Village of Gresham marked the completion of renovations and upgrades to the Village's Wastewater Treatment facility with a community celebration and open house event....

California water agencies lose millions of gallons underground

Oct 22, 2014 As 20 million gallons of drinking water rushed down Sunset Boulevard and flooded the UCLA campus this summer, drought- conscious residents threw up their hands.How are three-minute showers going to make a difference, they asked, when they city's p...

Boil-Water Advisory Issued for Mt. Baker Water Association in Whatcom Co.

Oct 22, 2014

The Washington State Department of Health issued the following news release:

A boil-water advisory is in effect for the Mount Baker Water Association in Whatcom County after routine water-quality tests detected E. coli bacteria.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision

Oct 22, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by GF Property Funding Corp., 7315 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 350W, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer ...

Department of Environmental Protection Launches New Home Water Assistance Program

Oct 22, 2014 The New York City Department of Environmental Protection issued the following news release:New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Commissioner Emily Lloyd today announced the launch of a new program to provide lower income home...