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Washington: The Toledo Water Crisis Won’t Be the Last

Aug 20, 2014 Food & Water Watch has issued the following news release:Algae_Blooms_Blog_ThumbThe recent water crisis in Toledo, Ohio is not an isolated incident, and it won’t be the last. As the annual and increasingly severe algae blooms hit Lake E...

Sen. Brown Announces $2 Million in Emergency Federal Funds to Reduce Runoff and Outline Long-Term Plan to Improve Water Quality in Western Lake Erie Basin

Aug 20, 2014 The office of Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, has issued the following news release:U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-OH-9) announced $2 million in new federal emergency funds to reduce runoff in the Western Lake Erie Basin....

Ohio: Southwest Regional Water District

Aug 20, 2014 Auditor of State, The State of Ohio has issued the following news release:Entity Name:Entity Type:County:Southwest Regional Water DistrictWater/Sewer/Sanitary DistrictButlerReport Type:Financial AuditRelease

City of La Palma Selects IDModeling's Sedaru(R) to Drive its Smart Water Enterprise

Aug 20, 2014 ARCADIA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- IDModeling, Inc., a leading global provider of smart water network software and services, has been selected by the City of La Palma, California to deploy its flagship smart water network software,...

North Carolina: Wastewater Report Available For Citizens To Review

Aug 20, 2014 The City of Claremont, The State of North Carolina issue the following news release:The yearlyreport gives customers an opportunity to review detailed information on the performance of the City’s collection system and treatment facilities. ...

Raw sewerage from treatment plant spills into Ludmilla Creek in Darwin

Aug 20, 2014

More than 260,000 litres of raw sewerage have spilled into Ludmilla Creek, less than 10 kilometres from Darwin's CBD, the Northern Territory Environmental Protection Authority (EPA) has reported.

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...

Comments Sought on Stormwater Management Public Education and Outreach Plan

Aug 20, 2014 Loudoun County issued the following news release:Loudoun County citizens are invited to review and comment on the county's newly developed Public Education and Outreach Plan for the county's Stormwater Management Program administered by the Depart...

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...