WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

STATE CLOSES ON CONSERVATION LAND PURCHASE IN SOUTHWEST FLORIDA

Jan 31, 2015 TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Jan. 28 -- The Florida Department of Environmental Protection issued the following news release:Today, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection, in collaboration with The Trust for Public Land, acquired 620 acres of co...

City Of New Brighton Resolves Dispute With U.S. Army Over Funding Of Water Treatment Facility

Jan 31, 2015 New York County Lawyers' Association has issued the following news release:Federal funding will cover another 30 years of operationsToday, the City of New Brighton announced that it has reached an agreement with the United States Army and the Uni...

Sarawak Gets RM217 Million Federal Allocation For Water Treatment, Sewerage Projects

Jan 31, 2015 Here is the text of news released by official news agency Bernama on its website:Sarawak has been allocated a sum of RM217 million from the federal government to implement 16 water treatment and sewerage projects statewide as of January this year.

S&P Upgrades Atlanta Water and Wastewater Revenue Bonds Fitch Improves Outlook

Jan 31, 2015 The city of Atlanta issued the following news release:The City of Atlanta announced today that it has won a rating upgrade and positive outlook on its water and wastewater bonds from Standard & Poor's (S&P) Investor Services and Fitch Rati...

EPA schedules training on VSAT, WHEAT

Jan 31, 2015 Water Works Association has issued the following news release:The US Environmental Protection Agency will host classroom training on the Vulnerability Self Assessment Tool (version 6) and the Water Health and Economic Analysis Tool (version 3) in...

New pollution limits set for Nova Scotia pulp mill, but it will challenge rules; Nova Scotia mill to challenge pollution rules

Jan 31, 2015

HALIFAX - A pulp mill in Nova Scotia that has come under fire for exceeding pollution limits plans to challenge a new industrial permit that calls for tighter restrictions on emissions and water consumption.

BOP water contaminated in dry conditions

Jan 31, 2015

People are being warned to avoid some waterways in Bay of Plenty because increased bacteria could make them sick.

The regional council says people should not swim or play in beach wastewater pipes, stormwater drains or ponds.

New Mexico: Water Reclamation Facility Operator II - Arrowhead Water Reclamation Plant

Jan 31, 2015 City of Glendale has issued the following news release: Job Title: Water Reclamation Facility Operator II - Arrowhead Water Reclamation PlantClosing Date/Time: ContinuousSalary: $40,680.00 - $56,952.00 AnnuallyJob Type: Full TimeLocation: Ar...

DEP Presents 2014 Plant Excellence Awards to Southwest Florida Water Facility Operators

Jan 31, 2015 The Florida Department of Environmental Protection issued the following news release:The Florida Department of Environmental Protection today presented the 2014 Plant Operations Excellence Awards to four southwest Florida drinking water and domest...

Idaho:City dedicates new well; honors past water supervisor

Jan 31, 2015 City of Coeur d'Alene, Idaho has issued the following news release:When it comes to municipal water systems, Ralph Capaul was a trailblazer. The former Coeur d’Alene water utility superintendent broke new ground in the expansion and moderni...