WATER INDUSTRY WIRE NEWS

California: AB-1043 Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination.(2013-2014)

Sep 16, 2014 Office of the Senate, The State of California has issued the following news release:AB 1043, as amended, Chau. Safe Drinking Water, Water Quality and Supply, Flood Control, River and Coastal Protection Bond Act of 2006: groundwater contamination....

Meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council

Sep 16, 2014 SUMMARY: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing a meeting of the National Drinking Water Advisory Council (Council), as authorized under the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). The meeting is scheduled for November 6 and 7, 2014....

Water Community Marks Hispanic Heritage Month

Sep 16, 2014 The American Water Works Association issued the following news release:The American Water Works Association and the water community kicked off a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month today. Throughout the month, AWWA and its members will pay trib...

Large economic contribution expected by Tulsa Water & Sewer

Sep 16, 2014

TULSA – The Water Research Foundation is estimating that the city of Tulsa’s Water & Sewer Department will have an estimated economic impact of $4.4 billion over the next decade.

Redlands City Council candidates address flood control, infrastructure

Sep 16, 2014 REDLANDS >> Candidates running for three seats on the City Council in November were asked their views on the city's flood control and other infrastructure needs. Here are the responses from their campaigns.Candidate John Montgomery did not r...

North Carolina Department of Utilities Commission Issues Order Approving Tariff Revision of Notification by PRISA Southern Oaks NC, LLC

Sep 16, 2014 The North Carolina Utilities Commission issued the following order:In the Matter of Notification by PRISA Southern Oaks NC, LLC, 2 Ravina Drive, Suite 400, Atlanta, Georgia 30346, of Revised Rates and Fees for Charging for Water and Sewer Utility ...

Montana: Lead Air & Water Permit Engineer 10075081

Sep 16, 2014 Department of Labor & Industry, The State of Montana has issued the following job announcement:10075081 Job Title: Lead Air & Water Permit EngineerEmployer: MONTANA REFINING, LLC.Location: GREAT FALLS MT, 59404Description: Qualificat...

Fitch Assigns 'AA-' to Pearland, Texas' Water & Sewer Revs; Outlook Stable

Sep 16, 2014 Fitch Ratings assigns an 'AA-' rating on the following City of Pearland, Texas (the city) bonds:--Approximately $9.21 million of water and sewer system revenue bonds, series 2014.The bonds are scheduled to sell via competitive bid the week of Sept...

PUBLIC COMMENT SOUGHT ON LEROY-KEKOSKEE JOINT COMMISSION REQUEST FOR APPROVAL OF WASTEWATER TREATMENT IMPROVEMENTS

Sep 16, 2014 The following information was released by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources:The public can comment on the LeRoy-Kekoskee Joint Wastewater Treatment Plant Commission's request for approval from the Department of Natural Resources for ab...

GAS LEAKS FROM FAULTY WELLS LINKED TO CONTAMINATION IN SOME GROUNDWATER

Sep 16, 2014 COLUMBUS, Ohio, Sept. 15 -- Ohio State University issued the following news release:A study has pinpointed the likely source of most natural gas contamination in drinking-water wells associated with hydraulic fracturing, and it's not the source ma...