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Dentist defends fluoride in Bethel's water supply

Aug 29, 2014 BETHEL -- About two dozen people turned out for Monday's public hearing on fluoride in town drinking water. The issue was raised earlier in the summer by Sarah Lane.Bethel postpones referendum on fluoride until 2015BETHEL -- After a lively discuss...

Wisconsin: Water Utility Construction and Outages - September 2nd through September 5th

Aug 29, 2014 City of Hudson, The state of Wisconsin has issued the following news release:The Hudson Water Utility will be performing construction work in the area of Second and St. Croix Streets from September 2nd through September 5th. There may be lane clo...

California: AB-2449 Pupil nutrition: free or reduced-price meals: adequate time to eat

Aug 29, 2014 The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 2453, as amended, Achadjian. Paso Robles Basin Water District.Existing law, the California Water District Law, provides for the formation of California water districts and grants th...

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...

Panel pulls back on stiff stormwater rules

Aug 28, 2014 Staff writerA Chattanooga regulatory board on Wednesday flushed two years of work on how better to stop raw sewage from pouring into the Tennessee River when it rains.Under pressure from developers who argued that proposed stormwater requirements ...

Leakages Inflict Losses On East Water Firm

Aug 28, 2014

EASTERN Water and Sewerage Company (EWSC) is losing 43 per cent of its treated water every month due to leakages and illegal connections.

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...

Massachusetts: Water Valve Excercising Program Begins September 2nd

Aug 28, 2014 Marlborough City Hall, The State of Massachusetts has issued the following news release:The City of Marlborough will be starting its water valve exercising program the week of September 2, 2014. Valve exercising will occur from September 2, 2014 ...

Water Well Owners Should Check Water Periodically for Bacteria, Nitrate

Aug 28, 2014 The National Ground Water Association issued the following news release:Bacteria and nitrate are widespread in the environment, so every household water well owner should regularly test their water to make sure no health risk exists, the National ...

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...