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Mississippi: Boil Water Advisory: Laurel St from Sumter St to Bull St

Oct 22, 2014 City of Columbia, The State of Mississippi has issued the following news release:The City of Columbia Water Works advises the water customers of Laurel St from Sumter St to Bull St located in Richland County, to vigorously boil their water for at...

Wisconsin: Wisconsin water use declined in 2013

Oct 22, 2014 DNR, The state of Wisconsin has issued the following news release:Wisconsin's use of surface and groundwater declined 6 percent in 2013 from prior year levels as cooler temperatures and a return to normal rainfall patterns reduced demand for powe...

Michigan: Michigan Awarded $807,000 to Help Protect Western Lake Erie Basin

Oct 22, 2014 Public Service Commission, The State of Michigan has issued the following news release:Protecting and preserving Michigan’s water resources is one of Governor Snyder's top priorities and of critical importance to the state’s food and ...

UK Contract Awards: WB Power Services Wins Contract for Hiring Mobile Generators

Oct 22, 2014 COVENTRY, United Kingdom, Oct. 21 -- WB Power Services Ltd., Ilkeston, won a contract award from Severn Trent Water Ltd. for hiring mobile generators. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2014/S 202-358234).According to the...

Cookman Praises Passage of Provision That Protects State's Water from Radiation

Oct 22, 2014

The West Virginia Senate issued the following news release:

Senator Donald Cookman (D-Hampshire) is praising the work of the Legislative Rule-Making Committee for passing a provision that will protect the state's water in karst regions.

UK Contract Awards: Vauxhall Wins Contract for Company Cars

Oct 22, 2014 COVENTRY, United Kingdom, Oct. 21 -- Vauxhall, Luton, won a contract award from Severn Trent Water Ltd. for company cars. No contract amount was specified (Contract Award Notice No.: 2014/S 202-358148).According to the description: "The provision ...

Citizens Source Water Protection Committee to Meet Nov. 5 in Dover

Oct 22, 2014 Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control issued the following news release:The Source Water Protection Citizens and Technical Advisory Committee (CTAC) of the Source Water Assessment and Protection Program will meet from ...

Storer re-elected director of NEWWA

Oct 22, 2014

HOLLISTON, Mass. -- John B. Storer of Auburn has been re-elected state director for Maine by the New England Water Works Association, the region's largest and oldest not-for-profit organization of water works professionals.

Arizona: Water Services Worker IV

Oct 22, 2014 City of Scottsdale, The State of Arizona has issued the following job announcement: Water Services Worker IVClosing Date/Time: Sun. 11/02/14 11:59 PM Arizona TimeSalary: $20.70 - $30.01 Hourly$43,056.00 - $62,420.80 AnnuallyJob Type: Full-Time...

Head of troubled Sabesp reportedly eyeing exit door

Oct 22, 2014

The president of Latin America's largest water utility São Paulo's beleaguered Sabesp reportedly wants to step down amid the state's worst water crisis on record.