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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...

Menendez, Booker announce $120,000 for Water Systems in Maurice River, Downe and Woodbine

Oct 25, 2014 The office of Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., issued the following news release:U.S. Senators Robert Menendez and Cory Booker (both D-NJ) announced $120,000 in federal funding to build and rehabilitate water and wastewater systems in Maurice River, ...

Nebraska Agriculture Water Management Network honored for innovation

Oct 25, 2014 The University of Nebraska-Lincoln issued the following news release:The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture has honored the University of Nebraska-Lincoln's Nebraska Agriculture Water Management Network wit...

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...

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...

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...

Udall, Heinrich Announce Nearly $17 Million to Improve Rural Water Systems in New Mexico

Oct 25, 2014 The office of Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., issued the following news release:Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced nearly $17 million in federal funding to improve three rural water systems in New Mexico. The funding comes in the...

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...

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...