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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...

Middlesex Water Subsidiary Assumes Ownership of Water System at Dover Air Force Base; Tidewater Utilities Begins Operation of DAFB Water System

Oct 2, 2014 ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 1, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (Nasdaq:MSEX), a provider of water, wastewater and related services, has announced that its Delaware subsidiary, Tidewater Utilities, Inc., (Tidewater) begins full operation an...

Wisconsin: Annual Fire Hydrant Flushing to Begin October 3

Oct 2, 2014 City of Hudson, The state of Wisconsin has issued the following news release:There are 2,581 public fire hydrants in the City of Janesville. The Water Utility flushes and inspects all public fire hydrants annually as part of our preventative main...

LETTER TO EPA ADMINISTRATOR THE HONORABLE GINA MCCARTHY

Oct 2, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce:Excerpt: A recent water emergency in Toledo, Ohio left 500,000 people, including families, hospitals, and businesses, unable to utilize dr...

Arizona Corporation Commission Issues Utilities Division Hearing Calendar, Sept. 22 - Oct. 3

Oct 2, 2014

The Arizona Corporation Commission issued the following utilities division hearing calendar:

MON. SEPT. 22 Phoenix - Utilities - H.R. #1 - Kinsey

10:00 a.m. W-02077A-12-0493 - Hopeville Water Company, Inc.

FERC Issues Order Granting Exemption from Licensing (Conduit) Re California Department of Water Resources, Alamo Powerplant Project Under P-14579

Oct 2, 2014 The U.S. Department of Energy's Federal Energy Regulatory Commission issued the text of the following delegated order:California Department of Water ResourcesProject No. 14579-000ORDER GRANTING EXEMPTION FROM LICENSING (CONDUIT)(Issued September30...

Three Biosolids Management Organizations Receive Prestigious NBP Award

Oct 2, 2014 The Water Environment Federation issued the following news release:The National Biosolids Partnership (NBP) honored three biosolids management organizations today with the prestigious 10 Years Platinum award at WEFTEC 2014 (http://www.weftec.org/)...

California: AB-1043 Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination.(2013-2014)

Oct 2, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1043, as amended, Chau. Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination....

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:...