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

Oct 31, 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...

Challenges to providing clean drinking water across India

Oct 31, 2014 A multi-pronged strategy and policy framework should be developed to tackle the challenge of providing clean drinking water. The government should not only develop the physical infrastructure but should also invest in the awareness generation for ...

Utah: Texas Company to Pay $1.6M for Oil Spill Violations

Oct 31, 2014 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah has issued the following news release:Superior Crude Gathering Inc. (Superior Crude) has agreed to pay a civil penalty for alleged violations of the Clean Water Act stemming from a 2010 crude oil...

California: AB-1527 Public water systems: Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.

Oct 31, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1527, as amended, Perea. Public water systems: drinking water. Safe Drinking Water State Revolving Fund.Existing law, the Safe Drinking Water State Revolving F...

Utah: EPA Inspection Reveals Clean Water Act Violations by Winifred Feed Lot, LLC, near Frankfort, Kansas

Oct 31, 2014 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah has issued the following news release:Environmental Protection Agency personnel conducted inspections in northeastern Kansas in December 2013. As a result of one of the inspections, the owner of ...

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 31, 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....

Nevada: Peggy Roefer receives 2014 Wendell McCurry Award

Oct 31, 2014 The State of Nevada has issued the following news release:The Nevada Division of Environmental Protection (NDEP) presented its annual Wendell McCurry Excellence in Water Quality Award to Peggy Roefer on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, in recognition ...

Yonkers' Saw Mill River Daylighting Project Phase III Wins $2 Million Competitive New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Grant

Oct 31, 2014 The city of Yonkers issued the following news:Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano and the City's State Delegation today announced the City of Yonkers Saw Mill River Daylighting project was awarded $2 million by the New York State Department of Environmental ...

Boulder Residents May Notice a Slight Change in the Taste of Their Water

Oct 31, 2014 The city of Boulder issued the following news release:Beginning Friday, Oct. 31, City of Boulder water customers in Gunbarrel, Heatherwood, Hoover Hills and areas north of Arapahoe Avenue and east of Foothills Parkway may notice a slight change in...

Florida: Crew Leader-Water Distribution (Nov 2013)

Oct 31, 2014 City of Boynton Beach, The State of Florida has issued the following news release:Job Title: Crew Leader-Water Distribution (Nov 2013)Opening Date/Time: Wed. 04/110/14 12:00 AM Eastern TimeClosing Date/Time: ContinuousSalary: $14.22/HourJob T...