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MWRDGC a new president for the Chicago storm water and wastewater management organization
MWRDGC a new president for the Chicago storm water and wastewater management organization
Jan 18 2019
Cultec Announces Design Change Cultec announced announced a design change to their plastic storm water and septic chambers that will allow for…
Porous Pavement Inc. makes milestone in recycled tires used for storm water management
Porous Pavement Inc. makes milestone in recycled tires used for storm water management
Jan 18 2019
On Jan. 17, Porous Pave Inc. announced that they surpassed 13 million lb of recycled rubber used in installations of its permeable paving material.…
Jan 17 2019
This project involved the replacement of twin three-lane bridges for Interstate 95 (I-95) over North Ave. in Attleboro, Mass. The project…
Minnesota counties collaborate on watershed and storm water runoff improvements
Minnesota counties collaborate on watershed and storm water runoff improvements
Jan 17 2019
Six southwest Minnesota counties released a draft of the Missouri River One Watershed, One Plan (1W1P) for a 60-day review and comment period. The…
President Trump has signed the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act
President Trump has signed the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act
Jan 16 2019
On Jan. 14, President Donald J. Trump signed the Water Infrastructure Improvement Act into law. The bill codifies the U.S. EPA’s Integrated Planning…
DC Water announced the Anacostia River Tunnel has been improving storm water quality in the watershed
DC Water announced the Anacostia River Tunnel has been improving storm water quality in the watershed
Jan 16 2019
The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water) announced that the Anacostia River Tunnel kept more than 4.5 billion gal of combined…
New Hampshire company reaches settlement over storm water pollution
New Hampshire company reaches settlement over storm water pollution
Jan 15 2019
On Jan. 11, the Conservation Law Foundation (CLF) reached a settlement with Pease Development Authority requiring the company to cleanup water…
Jan 15 2019
The Los Angeles Region MS4 Permit is very specific regarding post-construction storm water management options. The current L.A. County MS4 permit (…
Water groups write to Congress requesting water infrastructure and storm water funds
Water groups write to Congress requesting water infrastructure and storm water funds
Jan 14 2019
On Jan. 10, a coalition of 91 national, state and local water organizations sent a letter to Congress urging water infrastructure funding. The letter…
Minnesota car wash to combine rainwater harvesting and water reuse
Minnesota car wash to combine rainwater harvesting and water reuse
Jan 14 2019
A new car wash under construction in New Hope, Minn., revealed plans to combine rainwater harvesting with water reuse, making it the first car wash…
Jan 11 2019
Stantec Expands North Carolina Team Global engineering, architecture, and consulting firm Stantec welcomes two professional engineers to its growing…
Florida executive order targets water quality issues associated with storm water runoff and toxic algae
Florida executive order targets water quality issues associated with storm water runoff and toxic algae
Jan 11 2019
On Jan. 10, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed an executive order to implement major water reforms across the state. The reforms include $2.5 billion…
Chesapeake Bay's latest report card dropped due to storm water runoff
Chesapeake Bay's latest report card dropped due to storm water runoff
Jan 10 2019
On Jan. 7, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation rated the health of the Chesapeake Bay a D-plus in a report card issued every two years. The foundation…
Wetland restoration project completed in Louisiana
Wetland restoration project completed in Louisiana
Jan 10 2019
On Jan. 4, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards announced the completion of the Lost Lake marsh creation and hydrologic restoration project. The $36…
Jan 9 2019
The Kraken filter is a state-of-the-art system utilizing advanced membrane filtration to ensure high levels of removal for TSS, total phosphorus,…
Jan 9 2019
According to the Southwest Florida Water Management District (SWFWMD), “Tampa Bay is divided into seven major bay segments. The Old Tampa Bay…
Minnesota Twins baseball field to install living wall irrigated by rainwater
Minnesota Twins baseball field to install living wall irrigated by rainwater
Jan 9 2019
Major league baseball team the Minnesota Twins announced plans to incorporate one of the nation’s largest living walls at their home stadium of…
East coast town plans to move parking lot due to coastal erosion
East coast town plans to move parking lot due to coastal erosion
Jan 8 2019
Provincetown, Mass., announced plans to rebuild a waterfront parking lot at Herring Cove Beach farther inland due to rapid erosion. The town had been…
2019 Ohio Stormwater Conference issues call for abstracts
2019 Ohio Stormwater Conference issues call for abstracts
Jan 7 2019
The 2019 Ohio Stormwater Conference issued a call for abstracts. The 12th annual event will be held May 8 to 10, 2019, at the Sharonville Convention…
Settlement carves new flood control plan for Chicago suburb and local quarry owners
Settlement carves new flood control plan for Chicago suburb and local quarry owners
Jan 7 2019
The village of La Grange, Ill., has settled a lawsuit with Hanson Material Service Corp., owner of a quarry in McCook, Ill., over a village flood…
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