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Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality Issues Draft Water Discharge Permit - Town of Vivian/Vivian Wastewater Treatment Facility AI Number 43825

Aug 21, 2014 The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality issued the following public notice:The LDEQ, Office of Environmental Services, is accepting written comments on a draft Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (LPDES) permit prepared for ...

New Jersey: An Update from Mayor Cahill Regarding the New Brunswick Water Utility

Aug 21, 2014 City of New Brunswick, The State of New Jersey has issued the following news release:The transition period during which American Water took on the operational support of the City’s Water Treatment facilities has been seamless and has gone r...

Utah: Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Tennessee Assembly Plant awarded a First Annual EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award

Aug 21, 2014 Environmental Protection Agency, The State of Utah has issued the following news release:Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the Volkswagen Group of America with the regional 2014 EPA Rain Catcher Award in the Commercial Category for th...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Errata Order of the Failure of Various Franchised Water and/or Sewer Utility Companies to File Their Annual Report in Accordance with G.S. 62-36

Aug 21, 2014

The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:

TO EACH WATER/SEWER COMPANY NAMED IN APPENDIX A:

The National Drinking Water Advisory Council: Request for Nominations

Aug 21, 2014 Office of the Federal Register has issued the following notice:ActionRequest For Nominations.SummaryThe U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) invites nominations of qualified candidates to be considered for a three-year appointment to the Na...

PSC Approves Agreements Reached in Terre Du Lac Water and Sewer Rate Cases

Aug 21, 2014 The Missouri Public Service Commission issued the following news release:The Missouri Public Service Commission has approved agreements which authorize Terre Du Lac Utilities Corporation to increase annual water operating revenues by approximately...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision and Requiring Refund of Application by Chatham Utilities, Inc

Aug 21, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Application by Chatham Utilities, Inc., Post Office Box 2369, Swansboro, North Carolina 28584 for Authority to Amend Its Tariff to Increase Rates for Providing Wat...

Mississippi: ENVIRONMENTAL ENGR ADMIN, SR

Aug 21, 2014 Department of Health, The State of Mississippi has issued the following job opportunities:Class Title: ENVIRONMENTAL ENGR ADMIN, SRBargaining Unit: N/AClass Code: 6736Salary: $77,702.57 - $135,979.50 AnnuallyPrint Job InformationEmail me when...

Washington: The Toledo Water Crisis Won’t Be the Last

Aug 21, 2014 Food & Water Watch has issued the following news release:The recent water crisis in Toledo, Ohio is not an isolated incident, and it won’t be the last. As the annual and increasingly severe algae blooms hit Lake Erie this year, levels o...

Ireland: Kildysart public water supply is not suitable for drinking until further notice

Aug 21, 2014 Clare county council has issued the following news release: On 29th July 2014 the HSE in conjunction with Clare County Council and Irish Water advised as a precautionary measure that water on this scheme is not suitable for drinking due to the di...