WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Augie Wells to provide cleaner drinking water in Africa

Oct 24, 2014 Augustana College has issued the following news release:Augie Wells is planning to raise enough money to build two wells in Africa. It will send the money to Water to Thrive, an organization dedicated to raising awareness about the need for clean...

Redlands City Council asks for updated landscaping requirements due to drought

Oct 24, 2014 REDLANDS >> City staff has been directed by the City Council to update the city's landscaping requirements for residences due to the statewide drought.Redlands Code Enforcement has received about 20 complaints a week regarding visible landsc...

Auctioneer Summoned Over Invoice

Oct 24, 2014

The Industrial Court in Nakuru has ordered the director of an auctioneering company that attached property belonging to Nakuru Water and Sewerage Service Company over an unpaid court award to appear before it.

City Enters Stage 2 Water Warning

Oct 24, 2014 The city of Abilene issued the following news release:Starting immediately, the City of Abilene will move to Stage 2 - Water Warning in the Water Conservation Plan. Outdoor watering for City of Abilene water customers is limited to one day every t...

PSC Approves Financing for Water System Merger in Hardin County

Oct 24, 2014 The Kentucky Public Service Commission issued the following news release:The Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved a financing plan that will enable Hardin County Water District #2 to complete its purchase of the Elizabethtown muni...

PUC Releases Management Efficiency Investigation Report for Columbia Water Co., Makes Additional Recommendations

Oct 24, 2014 The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission issued the following Water and Wastewater Utilities news release:The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) today released a Management Efficiency Investigation (MEI) report for Columbia Water Co. e...

Fitch Affirms Moulton Niguel Water District, CA's Rev COPs at 'AAA'; Outlook Stable

Oct 24, 2014 20 October 2014 - Fitch Ratings has affirmed its 'AAA' rating on the following obligations issued by the Moulton Niguel Water District, CA (MNWD):-Approximately $80.1 million revenue certificates of participation (COPs).The Rating Outlook is Stable.

The Human Right to Water and Sanitation: Presentation by the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to safe drinking water and sanitation

Oct 24, 2014

berkeley University of California has issued tha following news release:

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The Human Right to Water and Sanitation: Presentation by the UN Special Rapporteur on the rights to safe drinking water and sanitation

Illinois: Washington Street Water Main Lining Project Set to Begin October 21

Oct 24, 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...

Wozniak: Millions Headed to Region for Water and Sewer System Upgrades

Oct 24, 2014 The Pennsylvania State Senate Democrats issued the following news release on the behalf of Pennsylvania State Sen. John Wozniak:State Sen. John Wozniak (D-Cambria) said today that the region will soon receive tens of millions of dollars in low int...