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Elmhurst, Ill., approves storm water detention project
Jun 18 2018

The city of Elmhurst, Ill., has approved contracts and funding for the Southwest Elmhurst Stormwater Mitigation Project. The two-part...

Washington DC improves Anacostia River water quality
Jun 18 2018

For the first time, the Anacostia River received a D- on its...

Idaho takes over storm water pollution management from EPA
Jun 15 2018

The state of Idaho and the U.S. EPA has agreed that Idaho will take over the responsibility of permitting and enforcing aspects of the...

Jun 14 2018

Managing editors Bob Crossen and Lauren Baltas recount their second day of the 2018 American Water Works Assn. Annual Conference & Exposition...

Indianapolis creek reined in by erosion control solution
Jun 14 2018

To meet federal requirements for flood mapping of levee-protected areas, a levee reconstruction project for the Indianapolis Southport Advanced...

Jun 13 2018

Managing Editors Bob Crossen, Amy McIntosh and Lauren Baltas recap the first day of the 2018 American Water Works Assn. Annual Conference &...

Sediment control at an abandoned Minnesota mine fails
Jun 13 2018

Water and sediment from the Hector Mine iron ore pit in northern Minnesota breached an earthen berm and made its way downstream into the...

Jun 12 2018

Fabco is an industry leader in the design, manufacture and application of storm water treatment systems. Its systems are adaptable for retrofits,...

Jun 8 2018

MWRD Maintains AAA Credit Rating

Fitch Ratings Service has affirmed the...

World Oceans Day brings attention to plastic pollution
Jun 8 2018

On June 8, World Oceans Day 2018 evoked a global response to the single-use plastic waste problem contaminating ocean waters. The annual...

Vault System Provides Efficient Filtration in Limited Footprint
Jun 7 2018

Mile High Apartments will bring 382 new apartment units to a location in Denver just minutes from the downtown area. The new development is...

FEMA approves funding for Houston home buyouts and flood control
Jun 7 2018

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has allocated $25.6 million from the Hazard Mitigation Grant Program to help the...

Alaska town faces erosion threat as glaciers melt
Jun 7 2018

A subdivision in Juneau, Alaska, has rejected a plan by the Federal Emergency Watershed Program to partially fund a retention wall along...

Jun 5 2018

The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure approved the Water Resources Development Act (WRDA) of 2018 for renewal....

Shimla, India, faces a mounting water crisis
Jun 4 2018

On May 20, water supplies in the mountain tourist town of Shimla, India, ran dry. For more than two weeks, the city’s 172,000 residents...

Lido Beach faces erosion control problems
Jun 4 2018

A local state of emergency has been declared for Lido Beach in Sarasota, Fla., following...

Arizona golf courses use recycled water for water reuse
Jun 4 2018

Two Phoenix golf courses, Lookout Mountain Golf Club and...