WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

EPA Settles with Idaho Construction Company and Developer for Boise Stormwater Violations

Oct 1, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Jayo Development, Inc., a residential developer, and Jayo Construction, Inc., both based in Boise, Idaho, have reached a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency...

Claremont McKenna's Mary Evans Awarded Haynes Foundation Grant for Water Policy Research in Los Angeles Region.

Oct 1, 2014   Claremont, Calif. (PRWEB) September 30, 2014           The John Randolph Haynes and the Dora Haynes Foundation has awarded Claremont McKenna Professor Mary Evans a grant totaling m...

WWF says hands off Fraser Island water

Oct 1, 2014 Environmentalists have criticised a proposal to source water from World Heritage Listed Fraser Island.Fraser Coast water officials and local MPs met this month to discuss the best ways to source and sustain water across the Fraser Coast in the fut...

Water Environment Research Foundation Recognizes Virginia Tech Professor with Award for Cutting-Edge Research.

Oct 1, 2014   Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014   On Tuesday September 30, The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) awarded Virginia Tech Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Amy J. Pruden, Ph.D. with the pres...

OPERATOR OF SALTWATER DISPOSAL WELL PLEADS GUILTY TO MULTIPLE FELONY CHARGES IN CONNECTION WITH OPERATION OF THE WELL

Oct 1, 2014 The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the District of North Dakota:Nathan R. Garber, 45, of Kalispell, Montana, pleaded guilty in federal court in Bismarck to eleven felony charges stemming from the oper...

ANNUAL FIRE HYDRANT FLUSHING TO BEGIN ON OCT. 3

Oct 1, 2014 JANESVILLE, Wis., Sept. 30 -- The City of Janesville issued the following news release:There are 2,581 public fire hydrants in the City of Janesville. The Water Utility flushes and inspects all public fire hydrants annually as part of our preventa...

Mueller Water Products Recognized for Best Smart Water Solution

Oct 1, 2014 ATLANTA, Sept. 30, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mueller Water Products, Inc. (NYSE:MWA) recently received the 2014 Best Smart Water Product or Solution award at the inaugural Smart Water Summit in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, the Company announced today.

DEP FUNDS EXPANSION OF BLOUNTSTOWN WASTEWATER SYSTEM ~ANTIQUATED WASTEWATER SYSTEM WILL BE UPGRADED AND EXPANDED BY SUMMER 2016~

Oct 1, 2014 The following information was released by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection:The city of Blountstown now has the capability to upgrade and expand its more aging wastewater-collection system thanks to a $900,000 grant from the Flori...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Notification by CCSMCT, LLC

Oct 1, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by CCSMCT, LLC, 3720 Wendwood Lane, Charlotte, North Carolina 28204, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer Utility Service in Ste...

Empower LWSC to Serve [editorial]

Oct 1, 2014

THE MANAGEMENT OF the Liberia Water and Sewer Corporation (LWSC) says it is challenged by the lack of logistics to properly deliver the services needed as the Ebola virus continues to rage in the country.