WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

Waterline replacement to start in Jay

Oct 23, 2014

JAY -- Construction to install a new water line and associated parts on Smith Avenue and a section of Route 4 and Route 140, is expected to begin Friday, Mike Wells, superintendent of the Jay Village Water District, said.

Middlesex Water Company Increases Its Common Stock Dividend for the 42nd Consecutive Year

Oct 23, 2014 ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Middlesex Water Company (Nasdaq:MSEX) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend payable on December 1, 2014 for shareholders of record as of November 14, 2014. Th...

U.S. EPA Awards $252,000 to Arizona Graduate Students Through Research Fellowships

Oct 23, 2014 The Environmental Protection Agency issued the following news release:Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced over $252,000 in fellowship grants to three students at Arizona universities conducting research and studying in environ...

Governor Corbett Announces $65.6 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 16 Counties

Oct 23, 2014 Gov. Tom Corbett, R-Pa., issued the following news release:Governor Tom Corbett today announced the investment of $65.6 million in 19 non-point source, drinking water and wastewater projects across 16 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructu...

Irrigation minister condemns setting fire of TDP office

Oct 23, 2014 Vijayawada, Oct. 21 -- Irrigation and Water Resources Management minister D Umamaheshwara Rao condemned the setting on fire of Telugu Desam party office by Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) activists in Nalgonda town in Telangana state, protest agai...

Citizens Source Water Protection Committee to Meet Nov. 5 in Dover

Oct 22, 2014 Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control issued the following news release:The Source Water Protection Citizens and Technical Advisory Committee (CTAC) of the Source Water Assessment and Protection Program will meet from ...

United States: D.C. Department Of Environment Proposes Higher Stormwater Management Fees

Oct 22, 2014 Amy L. Edwards is a Partner in our Washington, D.C. office.HIGHLIGHTS: DDOE recently announced proposed increases to its fees established under the new Stormwater Rules.If you have been subject to these fees since they became effective in July 20...

Santa Fe taps Ofid for Reconquista pipeline funding

Oct 22, 2014

Argentina's Santa Fe province is asking the Opec Fund for International Development (Ofid) for a US$50mn loan to help finance a second phase of works on the Reconquista water pipeline project.

Storer re-elected director of NEWWA

Oct 22, 2014

HOLLISTON, Mass. -- John B. Storer of Auburn has been re-elected state director for Maine by the New England Water Works Association, the region's largest and oldest not-for-profit organization of water works professionals.

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision

Oct 22, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by GF Property Funding Corp., 7315 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 350W, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer ...