WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

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...

Schatz Announces Nearly $2 Million in Federal Funding to Improve Water Infrastructure in Puna

Aug 28, 2014 The office of Sen. Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Senator Brian Schatz (D-Hawai'i) announced the award of $1.9 million in federal funding to the Hawaiian Shores Community Association in Puna, Hawai'i. The U.S...

Uzbekistan halts supply of irrigation water to downstream area of Kara-Suu district without prior notice

Aug 28, 2014 Uzbekistan has stopped irrigation water supply to downstream area of Kara-Suu district, Osh region, since August 20 without a prior notice, locals told the district administration on August 27.Around 50,000 people living in the downstream zone of ...

WALTON COUNTY WEEKLY BEACH SAMPLING RESULTS, 2 ADVISORIES ISSUED

Aug 28, 2014 Walton County, Fla., Aug. 26 -- Walton County issued the following news release:The Florida Department of Health in Walton County conducts regularly scheduled saltwater beach water quality monitoring at seven sites through the Healthy Beaches Moni...

Water district now accepting credit card payment

Aug 28, 2014

MEXICO -- The Mexico Water District board of trustees has announced the district office has recently been set up to accept credit card payments from customers when paying their water utility bills.

Ohio: Georgetown Water District

Aug 28, 2014

Auditor of State, The State of Ohio has issued the following news release:

Entity Name:
Entity Type:
County:
Georgetown Water District
Water/Sewer/Sanitary District
Harrison
Report Type:Basic Audit
Release

Contract Notice: Republic of Djibouti, represented by the EDF National Authorising Officer Issues Contract notice for "Djibouti-Djibouti: EDF — Supervising and inspecting the construction of the desalination plant, the water distribution system and the electrical connection of the PEPER project — production of drinking water by desalination and renewable energy"

Aug 28, 2014 Republic of Djibouti, represented by the EDF National Authorising Officer has issued requirement for "Djibouti-Djibouti: EDF — Supervising and inspecting the construction of the desalination plant, the water distribution system and the elec...

Lake Erie toxic algae bloom: Time to scale up solutions we know work

Aug 28, 2014

Environmental Defense Fund has issued the following press release:

The recent drinking water crisis in Toledo was a sober reminder that we need better solutions to address runoff from farms and urban areas.