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Sep 20 2018
MWRD President  Selected to Seventh Edgar Fellows Class The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) President Mariyana…
EPA awards funds for wetland improvement in Colorado
EPA awards funds for wetland improvement in Colorado
Sep 20 2018
The U.S. EPA has awarded $575,333 in wetlands grants to two programs in Colorado to survey, assess, map and provide technological tools such as…
NASA study investigates storm water post-Hurricane Harvey
NASA study investigates storm water post-Hurricane Harvey
Sep 20 2018
A new study by researchers from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) used Global Position System (GPS) to track the path of storm…
California approves state funding for Napa flood control projects
California approves state funding for Napa flood control projects
Sep 18 2018
On Sept. 14, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 1073, which authorizes state funding for flood control projects in the city of Napa,…
Sep 17 2018
Illinois capital upgrades system to mitigate flooding.
Tropical Depression Florence continues to threaten rainfall
Tropical Depression Florence continues to threaten rainfall
Sep 17 2018
Updated Sept. 19, 8 a.m. Downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical depression, Florence has claimed the lives of at least 37 people and continues to…
The Category 1 storm threatens widespread flooding
The Category 1 storm threatens widespread flooding
Sep 14 2018
Updated Sept. 15, 8:42 a.m. Hurricane Florence began moving over South Carolina early Saturday, Sept. 15, but it's main band is hovering over North…
Agreement reached on water infrastructure bill
Agreement reached on water infrastructure bill
Sep 13 2018
On Sept. 10, U.S. Senate and House lawmakers reached an agreement on America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018. Next, the bipartisan legislation…
Hurricane Florence downgraded to Category 2, flood risk remains
Hurricane Florence downgraded to Category 2, flood risk remains
Sep 13 2018
Read a Sept. 13 update here.  Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a Category 2 hurricane, but the threat of dangerous winds, storm surges and…

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Have you ever repeated this lesson to yourself from the famous fable of The Tortoise and The Hare? The main takeaway being that consistent,…
Other than getting rained out, you may ask, what is the connection between storm water and baseball? For many years now, the storm water industry and…
Several 2017 storm water issues are carrying over to 2018. They include implementing the U.S. EPA’s municipal separate storm sewer system (MS4)…
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