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KIRKPATRICK ANNOUNCES SUBCOMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS

Jan 29, 2015 The following information was released by the office of Arizona Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick:Appointed to key panels overseeing farming, forestry, highways, water, aviationWASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-Ariz., is pleased to announce her subcomm...

Severn Trent cuts dividend to pay for lower household water bills

Jan 28, 2015 Severn Trent has decided to put customers before investors and bowed to the regulator's demands as it cut its dividend to pay for lower household water bills.Watchdog Ofwat ruled at the end of last year that Trent's annual water bills should fall ...

Louisiana: GIS Internship - Summer 2015

Jan 28, 2015 Louisiana Geographic Information Center has issued the following job vacancy:Organization: Lake County Stormwater ManagementTitle: GIS Internship - Summer 2015Location: Libertyville, IL USAApplication Deadline: 2015-03-13Posted: 2015-01-26

United States: Philadelphia Water Department Implements New Stormwater Regulations

Jan 28, 2015 Effective July 1, 2015, the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) will be implementing new stormwater management regulations in order to meet the goals outlined in Green City, Clean Waters, which is the city's 25-year plan for managing combined sewe...

Indiana: Water Meter Re-inspection Reveals Few Property Owners Face Costly Water Meter Repairs

Jan 28, 2015 City of Evansvilla, The State of Indiana has issued the following news release:The Evansville Water and Sewer Utility’s (Utility’s) independent re-inspection of approximately 1,000 water meters – identified in November 2014 as n...

CLEVELAND METAL PLATING COMPANY FINED FOR MAKING ILLEGAL DISCHARGES INTO SEWER SYSTEM

Jan 28, 2015 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Ohio:A metal plating company in Cleveland was fined $50,000 for making illegal discharges with high concentrations of metals such as chrome ...

Lack Of Sanitation, Clean Water Access Responsible For More Deaths In Nigeria Than Terrorism, WaterAid Says

Jan 28, 2015 Kaiser Family Foundation has issued the following news release: Know What's Killing More People in Nigeria Than Boko Haram? Lack of Drinking Water"The lack of running water killed more people in Nigeria last year than Boko Haram. While the terror...

Florida: Water workshop set for February 26

Jan 28, 2015 Volusia County, The State of Florida has issued the following news release:The Volusia County Council will conduct a workshop on water quality with specific attention to the St. Johns and Halifax / Indian River systems, including related tributar...

H2O Innovation announces $14 million in new contracts and implementation of a proprietary remote monitoring solution SPMCTM for a municipality in Florida

Jan 28, 2015 TSX-V: HEOOTCQX: HEOFFAlternext: MNEMO: ALHEOAll amounts in Canadian dollars unless otherwise stated.QUEBEC, Jan. 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - (TSXV: HEO) - H>2>O Innovation Inc. ("H>2>O Innovation" or the "Company") announces today that it...

South Dakota: Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Urges Administration to Provide Crucial Funding for Lewis and Clark Water System

Jan 28, 2015 John Thune of South Dakota has issued the following news release:Congress recently approved an additional $31 million for work on authorized Bureau of Reclamation water projects; in a letter to Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner, the lawmakers pr...