WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

484 tankers to supply water in affected villages in Mah

Mar 4, 2015 Aurangabad, March 4 -- Around 484 water tankers were engaged by District Administrations to supply drinking water to the badly affected villages and hamlets in Marathwada.As per the weekly report by the Divisional Commissioner's Office here today,...

Annual Environmental Report Highlights Restoration Progress, State of the South Florida Ecosystem

Mar 4, 2015 The South Florida Water Management District issued the following news release:The Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and the South Florida Water Management District (SFWMD) have released the 2015 South Florida Environmental Repor...

Wisconsin: Waterway Protection Section Chief

Mar 4, 2015 WiscJobs, The state of Wisconsin has issued the following news release: Natural Resources, Department ofWaterway Protection Section Chief Job Announcement Code(s): 15-00715County(ies): DaneClassification Title: / JAC: Job Working Title: NAT RES ...

Bloom to blame for Danville water issues

Mar 4, 2015 DANVILLE — The algal bloom blamed for the peat moss-like smell and taste in Danville’s water reached the Schoolfield Dam on Feb. 22. It wasn’t until the next day that the bloom finally passed over the dam and flowed down the Dan ...

GOVERNMENT TO FOCUS ON REPAIRING IRRIGATION CHANNELS FOR PADDY CULTIVATION

Mar 4, 2015

Bengkulu, March 4 -- The ministry will prioritize the repair of irrigation channels to provide water to three million hectares of land in a bid to achieve food self-sufficiency, Indonesian Agricultural Minister Andi Amran Sulaiman stated.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision in the Matter of Notification by MRP Laurel Oaks, LLC

Mar 4, 2015 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by MRP Laurel Oaks, LLC, 3111-101 Longmeadow Court, Raleigh, North Carolina 27613, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer Utility ...

Current Water Restrictions Remain in Force – For Now

Mar 4, 2015 Tasman District Council has issued the following news release:It was a close call but water restrictions in Tasman remain unchanged for another week. Tasman District Council’s Dry Weather Taskforce convenor Dennis Bush-King said as the dist...

California lowers health goal for perchlorate

Mar 4, 2015

A state agency has lowered the Public Health Goal for perchlorate, a dangerous pollutant found in many underground water basins across the Southland - including the Rialto-Colton area and the San Fernando and San Gabriel valleys.

Executive Kittleman testifies in support of repeal of mandated stormwater fee

Mar 4, 2015 Howard County Government, The State of Maryland has issued the following news release:– Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman will testify in Annapolis tomorrow afternoon in support of Governor Hogan’s bill to repeal the State...

Heitkamp Pushes Bipartisan Legislation to Promote and Protect Rural Water Supplies

Mar 4, 2015 The office of Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., issued the following news release:U.S. Senator Heidi Heitkamp today introduced bipartisan legislation that works to protect and improve water supplies in small towns and rural areas by providing needed te...