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The editorial staff strives to provide a trusted business platform that effectively connects industry decision-makers and solution providers. en Cement Plant to Cut Toxic Discharges to San Francisco Bay http://www.estormwater.com/cement-plant-cut-toxic-discharges-san-francisco-bay <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EPA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Company to spend more than $7.5 million for violations at cement facility near Cupertino, Calif.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Justice and the state of California announced a settlement requiring the <a href="http://www.epa.gov/region9/mediacenter/lehigh/index.html" target="_blank">Lehigh cement plant </a>near Cupertino to reduce toxic discharges of selenium and other metals to Permanente Creek, a tributary of <a href="http://www2.epa.gov/sfbay-delta/" target="_blank">San Francisco Bay.</a> The facility, owned by Hanson Permanente Cement Inc.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/sanfran.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=15063">sanfran.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 01, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/cement-plant-cut-toxic-discharges-san-francisco-bay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/cement-plant-cut-toxic-discharges-san-francisco-bay#comments Industrial Storm Water Pollution Control Standards & Regulations Fri, 01 May 2015 14:49:43 +0000 amcintosh 8963 at http://www.estormwater.com LG Sonic, American Water Partner to Monitor, Control Algal Blooms http://www.estormwater.com/lg-sonic-american-water-partner-monitor-control-algal-blooms <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> LG Sonic </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Companies partnered on a study of an ultrasonic buoy that targets and successfully removes algae</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>American Water and LG Sonic have formed a&nbsp;<a href="http://www.amwater.com/working-with-us/partners-in-innovation/page25082.html">partnership</a>&nbsp;to perform ultrasonic algae control in water treatment plants. This makes&nbsp;LG Sonic&nbsp;the first European company to become a certified innovation partner of American Water.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/network.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=12711">network.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 01, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/lg-sonic-american-water-partner-monitor-control-algal-blooms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/lg-sonic-american-water-partner-monitor-control-algal-blooms#comments Plants (Aquatic, Native, Wetland) Pollution Control Fri, 01 May 2015 15:25:28 +0000 amcintosh 8964 at http://www.estormwater.com CMU Researchers Receive Grant to Aid Federal Resilient Lands & Waters Initiative http://www.estormwater.com/cmu-researchers-receive-grant-aid-federal-resilient-lands-waters-initiative <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Central Michigan University </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Institute for Great Lakes Research scientists are developing prioritization tool for governmental use</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Central Michigan University’s (CMU) Institute for Great Lakes Research (IGLR) is helping the U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration identify and restore Great Lakes coastal wetlands and, in the process, make them more resilient to a changing climate.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/Great-Lakes-Research.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=1331764">Great-Lakes-Research.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 30, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/cmu-researchers-receive-grant-aid-federal-resilient-lands-waters-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/cmu-researchers-receive-grant-aid-federal-resilient-lands-waters-initiative#comments Funding Smart & Resilient Cities Thu, 30 Apr 2015 14:29:32 +0000 amcintosh 8888 at http://www.estormwater.com IFAT Exhibitions to Feature GreenTec Awards http://www.estormwater.com/ifat-exhibitions-feature-greentec-awards <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Messe München </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Messe München will be a platinum sponsor of the GreenTec Awards at IFAT through 2018</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The GreenTec Awards were presented at IFAT in 2014 in a Gala Night at the beginning of Munich’s world exhibition for environmental technologies. The program will continue in upcoming exhibitions, as IFAT 2015 and 2017 in Berlin, and IFAT 2016 and 2018 in Munich will feature the GreenTec Awards. Messe München will be acting as a platinum sponsor for these environmental and business awards.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/ifat.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=891198">ifat.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 30, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/ifat-exhibitions-feature-greentec-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/ifat-exhibitions-feature-greentec-awards#comments Awards Green Technology Thu, 30 Apr 2015 15:04:25 +0000 amcintosh 8889 at http://www.estormwater.com EPA Recognizes Participants of Federal Green Challenge http://www.estormwater.com/epa-recognizes-participants-federal-green-challenge <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EPA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>More than 400 federal facilities took part in the program in 2014</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized the efforts of more than 400 federal facilities that took steps to reduce pollution, support renewable energy, and operate more efficiently in 2014 as part of the <a href="http://www.epa.gov/fgc/awards/2015.html" target="_blank">Federal Green Challenge</a> (FGC), resulting in an estimated cost savings to U.S. taxpayers of more than $24 million. The reduction of greenhouse gas emissions from participating facilities is equivalent to annual emissions from 190,000 passenger vehicles.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/recycle2.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=8329">recycle2.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 29, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/epa-recognizes-participants-federal-green-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/epa-recognizes-participants-federal-green-challenge#comments Awards Wed, 29 Apr 2015 14:24:13 +0000 amcintosh 8885 at http://www.estormwater.com Maryland County Receives Storm Water Management, Environmental Design Award http://www.estormwater.com/maryland-county-receives-storm-water-management-environmental-design-award <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Anne Arundel County </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The first place honor recognized the county's Stormwater Management and Stream and Wetland Restoration Project in Millersville, Md.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Anne Arundel County Department of Public Works (DPW) won a 2015 Best Urban BMP in the Bay Award (BUBBA) from the Chesapeake Stormwater Network for Best Combination of BMPs in a Series Category.</p> <p>The first place honor recognized DPW’s Stormwater Management and Stream and Wetland Restoration Project in Millersville, Md., and the implementation of several storm water management and environmental site design practices associated with the construction of the Central Utility Operations Facility.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/award2_4.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19286">award2.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 29, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/maryland-county-receives-storm-water-management-environmental-design-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/maryland-county-receives-storm-water-management-environmental-design-award#comments Awards Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:53:58 +0000 amcintosh 8886 at http://www.estormwater.com Water Systems Council to Host Great Lakes Children’s Water Festival http://www.estormwater.com/water-systems-council-host-great-lakes-children%E2%80%99s-water-festival <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Water Systems Council </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The organization expects 1,700 students to attend the festival</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Water Systems Council (WSC) will hold its 2015 Great Lakes Children's Water Festival on May 14, 2015 on the campus of Penn State Erie, the Behrend College, drawing almost 1,700 fifth grade students from Pennsylvania, New York and Ohio.</p> <p>The 2015 Great Lakes Children's Water Festival is one of the largest WSC has ever hosted. During the festival, students will explore drinking water, groundwater, watersheds, surface water, well systems, and water quality and conservation through interactive activities.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/201569.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=561954">201569.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 28, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/water-systems-council-host-great-lakes-children%E2%80%99s-water-festival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/water-systems-council-host-great-lakes-children%E2%80%99s-water-festival#comments Education, Training Public Outreach Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:10:38 +0000 amcintosh 8870 at http://www.estormwater.com Bentley Issues Call for Submissions to 2015 Be Inspired Awards http://www.estormwater.com/bentley-issues-call-submissions-2015-be-inspired-awards <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bentley Systems Inc. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The global program celebrates outstanding projects in infrastructure design, construction and operations</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Bentley Systems Inc. announced its call for submissions to the&nbsp;<a href="http://www.bentley.com/beinspired">2015&nbsp;Be Inspired Awards</a>&nbsp;program. The deadline for entries is May 31, 2015.&nbsp;</p> <p>The awards, which are selected by independent juries of industry experts, recognize the extraordinary and innovative work of organizations that help sustain the world’s infrastructure by designing, engineering, constructing, delivering, and/or operating roads, buildings, plants, utility networks and more.&nbsp;Winning projects showcase BIM advancements through:</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/building.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19817">building.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 28, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/bentley-issues-call-submissions-2015-be-inspired-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/bentley-issues-call-submissions-2015-be-inspired-awards#comments Tue, 28 Apr 2015 15:40:39 +0000 amcintosh 8871 at http://www.estormwater.com EPA Names Winners of Campus RainWorks Challenge http://www.estormwater.com/epa-names-winners-campus-rainworks-challenge <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EPA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Teams from the University of Maryland and the University of Illinois at Chicago won first place in their respective categories</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the University of Maryland as a winner of its third annual <a href="http://www.epa.gov/campusrainworks" target="_blank">Campus RainWorks Challenge</a>, a design competition created to engage college and university students in reinventing water infrastructure. Student teams proposed innovative green infrastructure designs to reduce storm water pollution and develop sustainable communities.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/leaf_3.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=57643">leaf.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 27, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/epa-names-winners-campus-rainworks-challenge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/epa-names-winners-campus-rainworks-challenge#comments Green Technology Public Outreach Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:40:38 +0000 amcintosh 8867 at http://www.estormwater.com ACPA Recognizes Top Plants, Professionals http://www.estormwater.com/acpa-recognizes-top-plants-professionals <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> American Concrete Pipe Assn. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The winners were recognized during a ceremony at the organization's annual Pipe School held in Orlando</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The&nbsp;American Concrete Pipe Assn.&nbsp;(ACPA) announced winners of its&nbsp;<a href="http://www.concrete-pipe.org/pages/qcast.html">Qcast Awards</a>, which are designed&nbsp;to recognize plants that stand above the rest on the most important measures of production quality.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/award2_3.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19286">award2.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-company-reference"> <div class="field-label">Company Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/american-concrete-pipe-assn">American Concrete Pipe Assn.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 27, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/acpa-recognizes-top-plants-professionals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/acpa-recognizes-top-plants-professionals#comments Awards Pipe & Distribution Pipe, Concrete Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:50:51 +0000 amcintosh 8868 at http://www.estormwater.com Federal Agencies Announce Resilient Lands & Waters Initiative http://www.estormwater.com/federal-agencies-announce-resilient-lands-waters-initiative <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EPA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Sites in southwest Florida, Hawaii, Washington and the Great Lakes selected to showcase climate resilience approach</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recognized four collaborative landscape partnerships across the country where federal agencies will focus efforts with partners to conserve and restore important lands and waters and make them more resilient to a changing climate.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/sws_lake_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=129082">sws_lake.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 24, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-slider"><legend>Home Page Slider</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-slider"> <div class="field-label">Slider Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_slider" width="585" height="250" alt="" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/sws_lake_1.jpg?1429889291" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slider-text"> <div class="field-label">Slider Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Federal Agencies Announce Resilient Lands &amp; Waters Initiative</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/federal-agencies-announce-resilient-lands-waters-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/federal-agencies-announce-resilient-lands-waters-initiative#comments Legislation/Government Actions Smart & Resilient Cities Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:28:11 +0000 amcintosh 8864 at http://www.estormwater.com City Council Approves Construction of California Football Stadium http://www.estormwater.com/city-council-approves-construction-california-football-stadium <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> SCS Engineers </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Project developers provided a report to analyze and disclose the project's environmental impact</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>With the help of SCS Engineers, the city council of Carson, Calif., unanimously approved a privately financed stadium that could host the San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders. The proposed NFL football stadium is planned to be built on top of a former landfill.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-png" alt="image/png icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/unnamed.png" type="image/png; length=98342">unnamed.png</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 24, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/city-council-approves-construction-california-football-stadium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/city-council-approves-construction-california-football-stadium#comments Engineering Engineering Services, Civil Engineering Services, Environmental Services Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:38:10 +0000 amcintosh 8865 at http://www.estormwater.com Department of Energy Launches Technologist in Residence Pilot http://www.estormwater.com/department-energy-launches-technologist-residence-pilot <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> U.S. Department of Energy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The pilot aims to boost U.S. clean energy manufacturing competitiveness and the impact of national labs</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The U.S. Energy Department launched the $2 million&nbsp;<a href="http://energy.gov/eere/cemi/technologist-residence-pilot">Technologist in Residence</a>&nbsp;(TIR) pilot to strengthen&nbsp;<a href="http://energy.gov/eere/cemi/clean-energy-manufacturing-initiative">U.S. clean energy manufacturing</a>&nbsp;competitiveness and enhance the commercial impact of its&nbsp;<a href="http://energy.gov/science-innovation/national-labs">national laboratories</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-png" alt="image/png icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/Screen%20Shot%202015-04-23%20at%2012.35.32%20AM.png" type="image/png; length=157138">Screen Shot 2015-04-23 at 12.35.32 AM.png</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 23, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/department-energy-launches-technologist-residence-pilot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/department-energy-launches-technologist-residence-pilot#comments Energy Efficiency Green Technology Thu, 23 Apr 2015 05:36:31 +0000 amcintosh 8861 at http://www.estormwater.com Government to Fund Water Quality, Energy Efficiency Projects Across Rural America http://www.estormwater.com/government-fund-water-quality-energy-efficiency-projects-across-rural-america <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>U.S. Department of Agriculture will provide $112 million to help rural communities with water, energy infrastructure</p> </div> </div> </div> <p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: arial, sans-serif; font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: normal; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced support for projects to improve rural water and wastewater services, promote renewable energy and promote the efficient use of energy resources.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/rural.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=61823">rural.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 23, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-slider"><legend>Home Page Slider</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-slider"> <div class="field-label">Slider Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_slider" width="585" height="250" alt="" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/rural%20slider.jpg?1429798291" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slider-text"> <div class="field-label">Slider Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Government to Fund Water Quality, Energy Efficiency Projects Across Rural America</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/government-fund-water-quality-energy-efficiency-projects-across-rural-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/government-fund-water-quality-energy-efficiency-projects-across-rural-america#comments Funding Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:11:40 +0000 mnevulis 8863 at http://www.estormwater.com WERF Requests Proposals for Integrated Water Research Projects http://www.estormwater.com/werf-requests-proposals-integrated-water-research-projects <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Water Environment Research Foundation </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The organization is seeking proposals designed to further sustainable integrated water management research</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Water Environment Research Foundation (WERF) is currently requesting proposals for two new research projects supporting its integrated water program.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/photo_21391_20120209.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=963887">photo_21391_20120209.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 22, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/werf-requests-proposals-integrated-water-research-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/werf-requests-proposals-integrated-water-research-projects#comments Education, Training Research Wed, 22 Apr 2015 03:57:12 +0000 amcintosh 8857 at http://www.estormwater.com Mentorship Program Designed to Advance Water Entrepreneurship http://www.estormwater.com/mentorship-program-designed-advance-water-entrepreneurship <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Veolia, The Water Council and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Three organizations have partnered on a national competition to attract entrepreneurs</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Veolia, The Water Council and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. (WEDC) have reached an agreement to launch a national competition to support entrepreneurship and economic development while fostering sustainability efforts in the field of water.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-png" alt="image/png icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/Screen%20Shot%202015-04-21%20at%2011.04.46%20PM.png" type="image/png; length=191800">Screen Shot 2015-04-21 at 11.04.46 PM.png</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 22, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/mentorship-program-designed-advance-water-entrepreneurship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/mentorship-program-designed-advance-water-entrepreneurship#comments Funding Wed, 22 Apr 2015 04:05:25 +0000 amcintosh 8858 at http://www.estormwater.com Water District Board Adopts Community-Based Flood Outreach Plan http://www.estormwater.com/water-district-board-adopts-community-based-flood-outreach-plan <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Santa Clara Valley Water District </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Outreach contributes to reductions in flood insurance rates</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>On Tuesday, April 14, the Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors approved a new community-developed outreach plan aimed at educating the community about flood risks. The new plan defines flood risk reduction messages appropriate for Santa Clara County, Calif., and lays out a plan to disseminate those messages in communities most at risk of flooding. The plan aims to promote flood risk awareness and encourage those at risk to purchase flood insurance.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/832365_67055396_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=2973939">832365_67055396.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 21, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/water-district-board-adopts-community-based-flood-outreach-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/water-district-board-adopts-community-based-flood-outreach-plan#comments Flood Control Public Outreach Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:01:34 +0000 amcintosh 8854 at http://www.estormwater.com Report Recommends New Efforts For Chesapeake Bay Nutrient Reduction http://www.estormwater.com/report-recommends-new-efforts-chesapeake-bay-nutrient-reduction <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Coalition for an Affordable Bay Solution </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>A competitively bid procurement program could save state taxpayers $1.5 billion annually by 2025</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>In the report, <a href="http://www.paauditor.gov/Media/Default/Reports/RPT_Chesapeake_Bay_041015_FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">“Special Report on the Importance of Meeting Pennsylvania’s Chesapeake Bay Nutrient Reduction Targets,” </a>released by Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, DePasquale highlights Pennsylvania’s lack of progress towards meeting federal mandates concerning the reduction of nutrients flowing into the Chesapeake Bay. The Coalition for an Affordable Bay Solution supports the report.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/chesapeake.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=18689">chesapeake.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 21, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-slider"><legend>Home Page Slider</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-slider"> <div class="field-label">Slider Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_slider" width="585" height="250" alt="" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/sws_chesapeake.jpg?1429626425" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slider-text"> <div class="field-label">Slider Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Report Recommends New Efforts For Chesapeake Bay Nutrient Reduction</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/report-recommends-new-efforts-chesapeake-bay-nutrient-reduction" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/report-recommends-new-efforts-chesapeake-bay-nutrient-reduction#comments Pollution Control Regulations Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:27:05 +0000 amcintosh 8855 at http://www.estormwater.com Registration Open for Year in Infrastructure 2015 Conference http://www.estormwater.com/registration-open-year-infrastructure-2015-conference <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bentley Systems Inc. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The event will be held Nov. 3 to 5 at the Hilton London Metropole in London, U.K</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Bentley Systems Inc. announced that registration is now open for&nbsp;<a href="http://www.bentley.com/YIIconference">The&nbsp;Year in Infrastructure 2015&nbsp;Conference</a>, held Nov. 3 to 5&nbsp;at the Hilton London Metropole&nbsp;in&nbsp;London, U.K.&nbsp;This global gathering of figures in the world of infrastructure design, construction, and operations features a series of presentations and interactive workshops that explore the intersection of technology and business drivers, and how they are shaping the future of infrastructure delivery and investment returns.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/conference_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=16814">conference.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-company-reference"> <div class="field-label">Company Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/bentley-systems-inc">Bentley Systems Inc.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 20, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/registration-open-year-infrastructure-2015-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/registration-open-year-infrastructure-2015-conference#comments Editorial/Topical Events: Conferences & Expos Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:10:23 +0000 amcintosh 8851 at http://www.estormwater.com Truckee Meadows Water Authority Receives National Award http://www.estormwater.com/truckee-meadows-water-authority-receives-national-award <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Eighteen utilities in the country have received this award</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="font-family: helvetica; font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px;">Truckee Meadows Water Authority (TMWA) in Reno, Nev., has received the Presidents Award from the Partnership for Safe Water (PSW).With this award, TMWA’s Chalk Bluff Water Treatment Plant ranks among the highest performing water treatment plants in the country for individual filter performance. Only 18 utilities across the country have achieved this award.</span></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/water11_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=21937">water11.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 20, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/truckee-meadows-water-authority-receives-national-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/truckee-meadows-water-authority-receives-national-award#comments Awards Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:16:00 +0000 amcintosh 8852 at http://www.estormwater.com Study Shows Global Decline of Water Quality http://www.estormwater.com/study-shows-global-decline-water-quality <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Veolia, International Food Policy Research Institute </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Results indicate that up to 1 in 3 people will be exposed to a high risk of water pollution in 2050</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>According to a <a href="http://www.veolianorthamerica.com/en/media/media/newsroom/new-study-predicts-murky-future-global-water-quality?utm_source=Newswire&amp;utm_medium=Presser&amp;utm_content=IFPRI&amp;utm_campaign=2015_Media" target="_blank">global study</a> by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and Veolia, the world is on a path toward rapidly deteriorating water quality in many countries. The study indicates that up to 1 in 3 people will be exposed to a high risk of water pollution in 2050 from increased amounts of nitrogen and phosphorous.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/water36.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=10950">water36.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 17, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-slider"><legend>Home Page Slider</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-slider"> <div class="field-label">Slider Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_slider" width="585" height="250" alt="" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/sws_water2.jpg?1429282395" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slider-text"> <div class="field-label">Slider Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Study Shows Global Decline of Water Quality</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/study-shows-global-decline-water-quality" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/study-shows-global-decline-water-quality#comments Trends Forecasts Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:53:15 +0000 amcintosh 8840 at http://www.estormwater.com EPA Releases Safe Drinking Water Act Dashboard http://www.estormwater.com/epa-releases-safe-drinking-water-act-dashboard <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> EPA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The website allows users to track the compliance status of public water systems</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has&nbsp;released the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) Dashboard, a user-friendly website that presents data about violations and the compliance status of public water systems.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/computer3_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=13113">computer3.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 17, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/epa-releases-safe-drinking-water-act-dashboard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/epa-releases-safe-drinking-water-act-dashboard#comments Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:34:09 +0000 amcintosh 8841 at http://www.estormwater.com MWRD Commissioners Visit Illinois General Assembly http://www.estormwater.com/mwrd-commissioners-visit-illinois-general-assembly <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> MWRD </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Commissioners met with the Illinois governor and other leaders to discuss legislative initiatives</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Commissioners from the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) held their first private meeting with Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner and met with legislative leaders during their annual visit to the state capitol in Springfield last month.</p> <p>President Mariyana Spyropoulos, Vice President Barbara McGowan, Chairman of Finance Frank Avila and Commissioners Debra Shore, Kari Steele and Cynthia Santos discussed MWRD biosolids and other initiatives.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/unnamed%20%283%29_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=95534" title="unnamed (3).jpg">MWRD Commissioners pause in front of the state capitol in Springfield, Ill., before meeting with legislative leaders last month.</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 16, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/mwrd-commissioners-visit-illinois-general-assembly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/mwrd-commissioners-visit-illinois-general-assembly#comments Editorial/Topical Funding Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:49:37 +0000 amcintosh 8836 at http://www.estormwater.com Legislators Introduce Storm Water Infrastructure Bill http://www.estormwater.com/legislators-introduce-storm-water-infrastructure-bill <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Office of U.S. Sen. Tom Udall </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Innovative Stormwater Infrastructure Act is designed to create jobs, boost local economies and help control flooding</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Sen. Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Rep. Donna F. Edwards (D-Md.) introduced legislation to promote innovative ways to prevent flooding and water pollution created when rain or melted snow picks up toxic chemicals and sediment as it flows over roads, parking lots, roofs and lawns and into rivers and streams.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/1100487_86471013.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=3377217">1100487_86471013.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 16, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-slider"><legend>Home Page Slider</legend><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-slider"> <div class="field-label">Slider Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_slider" width="585" height="250" alt="" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/sws_ground.jpg?1429201604" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-slider-text"> <div class="field-label">Slider Text:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Legislators Introduce Storm Water Infrastructure Bill</p> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/legislators-introduce-storm-water-infrastructure-bill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/legislators-introduce-storm-water-infrastructure-bill#comments Legislation/Government Actions Storm Water Management Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:26:44 +0000 amcintosh 8837 at http://www.estormwater.com Bio Clean, Modular Wetlands Announce New National Sales Manager http://www.estormwater.com/bio-clean-modular-wetlands-announce-new-national-sales-manager <div class="field field-type-text field-field-source"> <div class="field-label">Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bio Clean Environmental Services Inc. &amp; Modular Wetland Systems Inc. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-label">Deck:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>William Harris has been active in the environmental industry for more than 25 years</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>Bio Clean Environmental Services Inc. &amp; Modular Wetland Systems Inc. announced that William Harris has joined the teams as national sales manager.</p> <p>Harris has been active in the environmental industry for more than 25 years with a background in storm water management and treatment technologies. Harris has introduced a variety of storm water treatment systems and products for use in private, public and industrial sector markets throughout the U.S. In addition, Harris has knowledge in regulatory compliance measures including low impact development principles and practices.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/sites/default/files/William-Harris.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=30772">William-Harris.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-company-reference"> <div class="field-label">Company Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/bio-clean-environmental-services-inc">Bio Clean Environmental Services Inc.</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publicationDate"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">April 16, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.estormwater.com/bio-clean-modular-wetlands-announce-new-national-sales-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.estormwater.com/bio-clean-modular-wetlands-announce-new-national-sales-manager#comments Storm Water Management Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:03:33 +0000 amcintosh 8838 at http://www.estormwater.com