WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

DEWA CEO participates in Dubai International Project Management Forum

Oct 1, 2014 DUBAI, 30th September, 2014 (WAM) -- Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD and CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), has taken part in a panel discussion at the Dubai International Project Management Forum organised by the RTA in cooperation ...

Wisconsin: Annual Fire Hydrant Flushing to Begin October 3

Oct 1, 2014 City of Janesville, 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 ...

Wisconsin: Public Notification of Failed Bacteriological Water Sample on August 22, 2014

Oct 1, 2014 Village of Hartland, The state of Wisconsin has issued the following news release:Public Notification of Failed Bacteriological Water Sample on August 22, 2014This notification is to inform customers of the Village of Hartland Water Utility of a ...

EPA Finalizes $11 Million Plan to Clean Up Soil and Groundwater at Toxic Site in Glen Cove, New York

Oct 1, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized its cleanup plan to address contaminated groundwater and soil at the Mattiace Petrochemical Co., Inc. Superfund site in Gl...

EPA Settles with Idaho Construction Company and Developer for Boise Stormwater Violations

Oct 1, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Jayo Development, Inc., a residential developer, and Jayo Construction, Inc., both based in Boise, Idaho, have reached a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...

WWF says hands off Fraser Island water

Oct 1, 2014 Environmentalists have criticised a proposal to source water from World Heritage Listed Fraser Island.Fraser Coast water officials and local MPs met this month to discuss the best ways to source and sustain water across the Fraser Coast in the fut...

OPERATOR OF SALTWATER DISPOSAL WELL PLEADS GUILTY TO MULTIPLE FELONY CHARGES IN CONNECTION WITH OPERATION OF THE WELL

Oct 1, 2014 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the District of North Dakota:Nathan R. Garber, 45, of Kalispell, Montana, pleaded guilty in federal court in Bismarck to eleven felony charges stemming from the oper...

Mueller Water Products Recognized for Best Smart Water Solution

Oct 1, 2014 ATLANTA, Sept. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) recently received the 2014 Best Smart Water Product or Solution award at the inaugural Smart Water Summit in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, the Company announced today.

Notice of Availability and Notice of Public Hearings for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement/Environmental Impact Report for Long-Term Water Transfers, Central Valley and Bay Area, California

Oct 1, 2014 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ActionNotice.SummaryThe Bureau of Reclamation and the San Luis & Delta-Mendota Water Authority have made available for public review and comment the Long-Term Water Transfers Draf...

Judge: No constitutional right to water for Detroit citizens

Oct 1, 2014 The judge hearing Detroit's bankruptcy case ruled Monday he has no authority to stop the Detroit Water and Sewage Department shutting off residential water services.U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Steven Rhodes declared there is no constitutional right to w...