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Feb 21 2020
Elgin Sweeper Introduces Whirlwind1 Vacuum Sweeper Elgin Sweeper is introducing the Whirlwind1 vacuum sweeper, which is ideally suited for uneven,…
Katie Johns
Katie Johns, Managing Editor of SWS
Feb 4 2020
As we embark on 2020, I’m excited to see where the storm water and erosion control industries go. In 2019, we saw an unprecedented amount of rain,…
Feb 4 2020
A regional ordinance for regulating storm water management is potentially in the works for Bluffton, Beaufort County and other communities across the…
Jan 8 2020
Are You Prepared for Storm Water Challenges in the New Year? The IECA Annual Conference and Expo in Raleigh, North Carolina February 23-26 provides…
Jan 6 2020
Trash, sediments, heavy metals and fecal indicator bacteria are polluting the Los Angeles River.  The surrounding areas lack efficient storm water…
Jan 6 2020
In the 1950s, an industrial complex that housed the Verdelli Farms vegetable processing facility was built in the Hummelstown borough in Pennsylvania…
Jan 6 2020
When more than 20 acres of land were burned in the California Freeway Fire, an emergency restoration project was deemed necessary. Daniel Reynaga,…
Dec 18 2019
As both an MS4 community and part of the Milwaukee River Basin, the city of Cudahy, Wisc., is required to remove suspended solids and phosphorus from…
Dec 13 2019
Grundfos Thailand Appoints New General Manager Pump manufacturer Grundfos has announced the appointment of Kenth Hvid Nielsen to the role of General…
Dec 6 2019
I would consider myself a big picture thinker, always seeking to understand the full story, including the whys and hows of a given situation. I also…
Dec 6 2019
When adapting living plants into storm water management systems, the concept of green infrastructure promises many benefits, such as increased…
Dec 3 2019
Maryland’s transportation and environment departments are contributing $4 million to introduce smart ponds in four locations around Maryland,…
Nov 22 2019
Senet & MeterSYS(R) Partner to Deliver Smart City & Advanced Water Metering Solutions  Senet, Inc. announced a partnership with MeterSYS, a…
Nov 7 2019
Park Ridge is on track to create a “green” parking lot adjacent to Park Ridge Public  Library, according to the Chicago Tribune.  The City Council…
Aug 6 2019
Lynchburg, Va., uses a combined sewer system that carries both sanitary sewer flow and storm water to the Lynchburg Regional Wastewater Treatment…
Heidi Natura is founder & partner of Living Habitats
Heidi Natura is founder & partner of Living Habitats.
Aug 6 2019
Beyond the ways plants sustain humans directly, they also offer many other benefits, including creating a beautiful and stable environment.…
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Lauren Baltas, managing editor of SWS.
Aug 6 2019
Last year, we talked about Cape Town, South Africa, and the words “Day Zero” were top of mind. This year, a similar story is being told of Chennai,…
Aug 5 2019
U.S. EPA senior administration officials announced Priority Actions Supporting Long-Term Drought Resilience, a document outlining ways federal…
Aug 5 2019
The deadline for nominations for the Storm Water Solutions (SWS) 2019 Top Projects awards program has been extended to Aug. 23.  Last year, projects…
Jul 30 2019
A University of Maryland (UMD) research study has connected climate change to storm water management. According to Phys.org, UMD specifically…
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