WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

IDB Moves to Improve Water and Sanitation Services in Belem, Brazil

Oct 25, 2014 The Inter-American Development Bank issued the following news release:The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a $125 million loan to Brazil (http://www.iadb.org/en/countries/brazil/brazil-and-the-idb,1002.html) to support infrastruc...

Mikulski, Cardin, Delaney Announce Rural Development Funding for Improvement and Expansion of Water Infrastructure in Allegany County

Oct 25, 2014 The office of Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md., issued the following news release:U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin, together with U.S. Congressman John Delaney (all D-Md.), today announced that the Allegany Board of Commissioners ha...

SCHUMER, GILLIBRAND, OWENS ANNOUNCE $325,000 IN USDA FUNDING FOR THE VILLAGE OF CASTORLAND FUNDING WILL BE USED TO MAKE IMPROVEMENTS TO SEWER SYSTEM

Oct 25, 2014 The following information was released by New York Senator Charles Schumer:U.S. Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand and Representative Bill Owens today announced $325,000 in federal funding for the Village of Castorland in Lewis Cou...

Mikulski, Cardin Announce More Than $7.3 Million in Federal Funds to Upgrade Critical Water and Wastewater Infrastructure in Kent County

Oct 25, 2014 The office of Sen. Barbara A. Mikulski, D-Md., issued the following news release:U.S. Senators Barbara A. Mikulski and Ben Cardin (both D-Md.) today announced Kent County and the Town of Galena have been awarded $7,308,000 in federal funds through...

THREE MISSOURI CITIES TO RECEIVE FUNDS FOR WASTEWATER SYSTEM PLANNING

Oct 25, 2014 JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., Oct. 22 -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources issued the following news release:The Missouri Department of Natural Resources has awarded funds to three Missouri cities for wastewater system planning through the Small...

$500 Million ADB Loans to Improve Urban Services in India's Rajasthan State

Oct 25, 2014 The Asian Development Bank issued the following news release:The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today approved two loans worth half a billion dollars to help the government in India's largest state of Rajasthan to better manage essential urban servi...

SENATOR BOXER OP-ED: OUR PLANET'S PRIMAL SCREAM - IS ANYONE LISTENING?

Oct 25, 2014 The following information was released by the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works:Our Planets Primal Scream Is Anyone Listening?By Sen. Barbara BoxerChairman, Senate Environment and Public Works CommitteeOctober 24, 2014Recent he...

Redlands City Council asks for updated landscaping requirements due to drought

Oct 24, 2014 REDLANDS >> City staff has been directed by the City Council to update the city's landscaping requirements for residences due to the statewide drought.Redlands Code Enforcement has received about 20 complaints a week regarding visible landsc...

Augie Wells to provide cleaner drinking water in Africa

Oct 24, 2014 Augustana College has issued the following news release:Augie Wells is planning to raise enough money to build two wells in Africa. It will send the money to Water to Thrive, an organization dedicated to raising awareness about the need for clean...

Auctioneer Summoned Over Invoice

Oct 24, 2014

The Industrial Court in Nakuru has ordered the director of an auctioneering company that attached property belonging to Nakuru Water and Sewerage Service Company over an unpaid court award to appear before it.