URBAN STORMWATER ARTICLES

Turning a Utility in to a Business: Tariff Transformation in eThekwini, South Africa

Over 14 years a South African municipality connected 1.3 million people to piped water and provided wastewater services to 700,000 citizens.

Students awarded AWRA scholarship for water resource management efforts

The American Water Resources Association has announced the recipients of its 2014 Richard A. Herbert Memorial Scholarship Fund awards. The scholarship fund, established in 1980, was created to be u...

Great Lakes shoreline cities to gain $4.5M to fund green infrastructure projects

EPA announced a solicitation for a second round of Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Grants. It will award grants totaling up to $4.5 million to eligible shoreline cities to fund green infrastructure pr...

EPA launches third-annual green infrastructure Campus RainWorks Challenge

EPA is launching its third-annual Campus RainWorks Challenge, a competition to engage college students in reinventing U.S. water infrastructure and developing innovative green infrastructure system...

IL Governor signs Clean Water Initiative into law

IL Governor Patrick Quinn signed into law the Clean Water Initiative that will provide much-needed financial support for communities to improve their stormwater, wastewater and drinking water infra...

Study recommends filter bed substrates, plant types for rain gardens

Researchers from North Carolina State University are looking to rain gardens as one way to remediate the water quality concerns caused by urban stormwater runoff.

DE town to implement innovative green infrastructure

The town of Bethel, Del., will soon receive $100,000 in grant funds from the EPA through the Green Streets, Green Jobs, Green Towns program to help the community implement innovative green infrastr...

EPA awarding $2.1M to 17 states to revitalize urban waters

The EPA will award $2.1 million to 37 organizations in 17 states and Puerto Rico to help protect and restore urban waters, improve water quality, and support community revitalization and other loca...

Partnership to preserve thousands of acres of threatened SC wetlands

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers gave approval to Boeing to preserve, through a comprehensive wetlands mitigation plan, approximately 4,000 acres of land, including more than 2,000 acres of wetland...

EPA releases new flood management tool, helps communities be more flood resilient

On Tuesday, July 8, the Environmental Protection Agency released a new tool to help communities prepare for, deal with and recover from floods.

BUYER'S GUIDE COMPANIES

Zoeller Co

Offers residential waste and clean water pump solutions to commercial customers and municipalities. Solutions enginee...

CULTEC Inc

Manufactures plastic chambers used in subsurface retention and detention stormwater management and septic applications.

SRS Crisafulli Inc

Manufactures dredges and pumps for handling sludges, residuals, biosolids, slurries, sediment, fly ash, slimes, taili...

Onset Computer Corp

HOBO data loggers measure and record water level, conductivity, and a variety of other parameters. They can be deploy...

BUYER'S GUIDE PRODUCTS

REGAL SERIES 7000 SMARTVALVE™

Treats water with varying flow rates. Features “flow-proportional” or “step-rate” control modes, automatic or manual ...

REGAL MODEL CRA 5000 CHLORINE RESIDUAL ANALYZER

Continuously measures level(s) of Free or Total chlorine in water and wastewater. May be used exclusively to monitor ...

REGAL SULPHONATORS

Based on same simple, efficient design that has made REGAL Gas Chlorinators the industry standard. Used to de-chlorin...

REGAL CHLORINATORS

Made with just 68 parts, the direct cylinder mounted, all-vacuum REGAL Chlorinators are easy to maintain and clean, r...