WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

BSU Annual Reports are in the mail; Water Quality Report posted online

Apr 18, 2014

Bonita Spring Chamber of Commerce has issued the following news release:

Bonita Springs Utilities changed the way it is providing annual reports to member-customers this year: The reports are being mailed with April bills.

Strategic Goal No. 9: Infrastructure

Apr 18, 2014 Greater Irving Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce has issued the following news release:Water/Wastewater Improvement Project – Construction is complete on the Britain, Mavis, Milner, Windsor, Colony, Wentwood and SH 183 East Frontage Road Wate...

Yadkin Riverkeeper and City of Thomasville Announce Settlement in Clean Water Act Citizen Suit

Apr 18, 2014 The Southern Environmental Law Center issued the following news release:The City of Thomasville and the Yadkin Riverkeeper announced that they reached a settlement resolving the Riverkeeper's Clean Water Act citizen suit against the city after num...

California Fails to Protect Drinking Water From Toxic 'Erin Brockovich' Chemical

Apr 18, 2014 The Clean Water Action issued the following news release:The California Department of Public Health today announced its final drinking water standard for the toxic chemical hexavalent chromium made infamous in the film Erin Brockovich. The state's...

Weld County Commissioners and Anadarko Partner to Bring Water to Wattenberg

Apr 18, 2014 The Weld County Board of Commissioners issued the following news release:The residents of the unincorporated town of Wattenberg located in south western Weld County recently found themselves without safe water for drinking, making ice, washing dis...

Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water Discharge Permit- ST. Tammany Parish Government - Tammany Utilities / Goodbee Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant AI Number 153332

Apr 18, 2014 The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the following public notice:The LDEQ, Office of Environmental Services, is accepting written comments on a Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (LPDES) permit prepared for St. Ta...

Crimea to have drinking water regardless of Kiev - Crimea's head

Apr 18, 2014

- The Republic of Crimea will have enough drinking water regardless of the so-called power in Kiev, planning to block supplies via the North-Crimea Canal, acting head Sergei Aksenov told a news conference on Friday.

McCrory's Coal Ash Plan a Failure

Apr 18, 2014 The Waterkeeper Alliance issued the following news release:Late last night, North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory released his so-called "Comprehensive Coal Ash Action Plan" claiming the legislation will "close loopholes in state law to strengthen t...

Snyder Declares Emergency for Marquette County to Assist Communities With Water, Sewer Line Damage

Apr 18, 2014 Gov. Rick Snyder, R-Mich., issued the following news release:Gov. Rick Snyder today declared a "state of emergency" for Marquette County communities responding to widespread, severe damage to water and sewer lines caused by this winter's extremely...

EPA PROPOSES PLAN TO CLEAN UP TOXIC SITE IN GLEN COVE, NEW YORK; NEW PHASE IN MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR CLEANUP TO BE LAUNCHED

Apr 18, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a cleanup plan to address contaminated ground water and soil at the Mattiace Petrochemical Co., Inc. Superfund...