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Canberra's ACTEW to become Icon Water

Nov 1, 2014

ACT water and sewerage utility ACTEW will change its name to help address confusion about its brand.

From early next year, ACTEW will be known as Icon Water.

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 ...

California American Water to take over Ox Bow Marina Mutual Water Co

Oct 31, 2014

31 October 2014 - California American Water, a subsidiary of US water and wastewater utility American Water Works Company Inc (NYSE:AWK), said it had struck an agreement to buy the operating assets of Ox Bow Marina Mutual Water Company.

BALTIMORE COUNTY EXECUTIVE KAMENETZ ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF EXPANDED STREET SWEEPING PROGRAM

Oct 31, 2014 TOWSON, Md., Oct. 28 -- Baltimore County issued the following news:This morning, in the waterfront community of Wilson Point, Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced that the first five months of the County's reinvigorated street sweep...

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...

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 ...

Protecting Trent Conservation Coalition Region Drinking Water

Oct 31, 2014

The Government of Ontario has issued the following news release:

Ontario has approved the Trent Conservation Coalition Source Protection Plans to strengthen local source-to-tap drinking water protection.

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. 04/16/14 12:00 AM Eastern TimeClosing Date/Time: ContinuousSalary: $14.22/HourJob Ty...

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....

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...