WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Nova Scotia Tender Notices: Municipality of the District of St. Marys Issues Solicitation for "Sherbrooke Water Utility - Water Main Replacement in Historic Sherbrooke Village"

Aug 20, 2014

Municipality of the District of St. Marys issued requirement for "Sherbrooke Water Utility - Water Main Replacement in Historic Sherbrooke Village"

São Paulo to re-launch waterworks tender

Aug 20, 2014 Semasa, the water utility serving Brazil's São Paulo state city of Santo André, will re-launch on Friday a 75.1mn-real (US$33.3mn) tender to build a water supply system in the neighborhood of Jardim Pedroso which is also aimed at pre...

Please Note: Beach Status May Change on a Daily Basis

Aug 20, 2014 Conservation Law Foundation has issued the following press release:Almost as soon as the State of Rhode Island was opening its beaches for swimming this summer, it was closing them again due to high bacteria counts in the water. On July 17, after...

State Water Board Approves School Stormwater Program

Aug 20, 2014 The California Environmental Protection Agency's State Water Resources Control Board issued the following news release:In response to the Governor's Emergency Drought Proclamation, the State Water Resources Control Board today approved guidelines ...

Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Tennessee Assembly Plant Awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award

Aug 20, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Volkswagen Group of America with the regional 2014 EPA Rain Catcher Award in the Commercial Category for the Chattan...

Washington: Following Prolonged Water Shut-Offs, Food & Water Watch and Allies Urge Obama Administration to Declare Public Health Emergency in Detroit

Aug 20, 2014 Food & Water Watch has issued the following news release:Today, a coalition of over fifty social justice organizations including Food & Water Watch urged President Obama and Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell to declare th...

Ireland: Public water alert in Corofin and Ruan

Aug 20, 2014 Clare county council has issued the following news release: Clare County Council in conjunction with Irish Water wish to advise that the water in the following areas is not suitable for drinking due to the presence of an algal bloom in Inchiquin ...

Fourth Reading: Paying for Oklahoma City's water plans

Aug 20, 2014 About two weeks from now, Oklahoma City residents will have the opportunity to tell city officials just what they think about a proposed increase in utility bills.The City Council wants to increase residents’ water bills by about 17 percent....

Honduras launches potable waterworks tender

Aug 20, 2014 Honduran water authority Sanaa is seeking a contractor to carry out potable water infrastructure works for Olancho department.The winning bidder will be required to draw up plans for an expansion of the Juticalpa water pipeline's pumping and stora...

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water Discharge Permit / 30-Day Extension of Comment Period- American Water Operations and Maintenance, Inc. North Fort Polk Wastewater Treatment Plant AI Number 162509

Aug 20, 2014 The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the following public notice:The LDEQ, Office of Environmental Services, is accepting written comments on a draft Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (LPDES) permit prepared for ...