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Kansas utility says it can't afford to hire someone to straighten out its finances

May 22, 2015 A small water utility that claims it can't afford a bookkeeper will have to find a way to hire one, the Kansas Corporation Commission decided Thursday. The KCC ordered in April that Howison Heights, which serves about 62 customers near Salina, wou...

Sabesp won't cut water investments this year, says governor

May 22, 2015 São Paulo state water utility Sabesp in Brazil will not be reducing its investments this year, despite company announcement stating that there would be cuts to the 2015 budget, according to state governor Geraldo Alckmin, local news service...

Mayor John Marchand to Share Lessons from 'Both Sides of the Gavel' During Public Officials Breakfast at AWWA Annual Conference & Exposition

May 22, 2015 The American Water Works Association issued the following news release:Mayor John Marchand of Livermore, Calif., a longtime water quality and systems expert before being elected mayor in 2011, will speak about water from "both sides of the gavel" ...

Iraq: Unimpeded access key to reaching victims of fighting in Ramadi

May 22, 2015 International Committee of the Red Cross has issued the following news release:The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has sent emergency food and water supplies to more than 20,000 displaced people who were forced to flee the recent ...

Research tour to determine extent of contaminated drinking water in NSW

May 22, 2015 Macquarie University of Australia has issued the following news release:Preliminary research indicates excessive levels of lead and other metal contamination in New South Wales’ household drinking water, with various locations across the st...

Sergipe launches tenders for Lagarto, Itabaiana sewerage works

May 22, 2015

Brazil's Sergipe state water utility Deso has called two sewer system construction tenders, according to bid documents.

Budgeted at 72.6mn reais (US$23.9mn), one tender involves expanding the sewer system in the city of Lagarto.

London to Improve Drinking Water System with Ohio EPA Funds

May 22, 2015 The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:London will construct a 1 million gallon water tower to help improve its water distribution and service to its customers, thanks to a low-interest loan from Ohio EPA.

Government of Canada supports important improvements to the water management system in St. Stephen through the Small Communities Fund

May 22, 2015 The Canada Government has issued the following news release:John Williamson, Member of Parliament for New Brunswick Southwest, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Mini...

Problem of water increases tension between UP and MP

May 22, 2015 Lucknow, May 22 -- The tension brewing between Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh over the issue of water is increasing day by day.The Uttar Pradesh government has warned the officers of Madhya Pradesh that an FIR will be registered against them if ...

Maxstra hits back at unions, says it is best choice for TasWater project

May 22, 2015 The construction company attacked by the CFMEU over its treatment of contractors says it is the best choice to build major water treatment plants in Tasmania.In March TasWater awarded Sydney-based construction company Maxstra a contract for $6.5 m...
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