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Bach uses proclamation to officially oppose stormwater initiative

Aug 28, 2014 In another volley fired in the campaign on a proposed stormwater initiative, Mayor Steve Bach issued a "proclamation" Tuesday listing reasons why he believes the plan is flawed.Bach, who has issued one other proclamation since he took office in Ju...

Delaware: Delaware Superior Court Rules on Dispute Between City of Wilmington and Diamond State Port Corporation Over Stormwater Utility Fees

Aug 28, 2014 City of Wilmington, The State of Delaware has issued the following news release: The Delaware Superior Court has granted partial summary judgment on the City of Wilmington’s claim against the Diamond State Port Corporation for past due stor...

EBRD mulls up to 6.0 mln euro loan for Gracanica water project in Bosnia

Aug 28, 2014 SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), August 27 (SeeNews) - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said on Wednesday it is considering a loan of up to 6.0 million euro ($7.9 million) and potential investment grant of up to 3.0 mi...

Winner of the ASEAN-U.S. Science Prize for Women Announced

Aug 28, 2014 The Association of Southeast Asian Nations issued the following secretariat news:During an award presentation at ASEAN's Science & Technology Week, the ASEAN Committee on Science and Technology (COST) and the U.S. Department of State, in partn...

Farmers in Central America Generate Energy From Coffee Wastewater

Aug 28, 2014 UTZ Certified publishes the results of a four-year project on coffee wastewater treatmentAMSTERDAM, Aug. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - The Energy from Coffee Wastewater project by UTZ Certified has proven that is possible to generate energy, tackle climate cha...

Water district now accepting credit card payment

Aug 28, 2014

MEXICO -- The Mexico Water District board of trustees has announced the district office has recently been set up to accept credit card payments from customers when paying their water utility bills.

Canada Job Vacancy Manager of Metering and Billing

Aug 27, 2014 Canada Public Service Commission has issued the following Job Opportunity:Manager of Metering and BillingHalifax WaterJob Location: Halifax Regional MunicipalityDo you have the ability to get things done quickly, while ensuring high quality and o...

California: AB-1043 Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination.(2013-2014)

Aug 27, 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....

Tennessee: Customers advised of temporary water/sewer emergency number

Aug 27, 2014 City of Johnson City, The state of Tennessee has issued the following news release:Johnson City Water and Sewer customers are advised that from 6:30 until 8:30 tonight (Tuesday, Aug. 26), the published Water and Sewer Services emergency number wi...

Reclamation, State of California Announce Negotiations with Cross Valley Contractors for Conveyance Service

Aug 27, 2014 The U.S. Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation issued the following news release:The Bureau of Reclamation and the California Department of Water Resources have scheduled a negotiation session with seven Cross Valley Contractors on lo...