Flood Control

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Sep 1 2017
As floodwaters begin to recede in Houston, the extent of damage is becoming more clear. The death toll from the storm is up to 39 people, and more…
Sep 1 2017
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) released the following statement in regards…
Aug 24 2017
The King County Flood Control District (FCD) Board of Supervisors gave its unanimous approval for funding to reduce flooding on property in Redmond,…
Aug 23 2017
Kansas City, Mo., residents blamed the local QuikTrip establishment for a rise in flooding in the area, particularly near Indian Creek. Though the…
Aug 22 2017
The city of Sterling, Wis., announced it is prioritizing storm water sewer projects. It plans to accomplish eight of 10 storm water sewer projects on…
Aug 15 2017
Image courtesy of Arcadis.  Arcadis, a global design and consultancy firm for natural and built assets, has been awarded an approximate $11.6 million…
Aug 15 2017
Floodex Europe is an international trade show for flood control, flood prevention, flood mitigation, drainage, and water level management in rural,…
Aug 10 2017
The beaches of Los Angeles County, Calif., are some of the most recognizable and popular in the world. They feature cliffs, tide pools and marine…
Aug 10 2017
After more than 40 years of research documenting detrimental effects of impervious surfaces on the environment and a decade of honing our…
Jul 31 2017
The Drainage and Flood Control Summit will take place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 26 to 27, 2017. The event will bring stakeholders and speakers…
Jul 31 2017
In an action that will be among the first in the nation, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers agreed to partner with Santa Clara Valley Water District to…
Jul 26 2017
The Chicago area experienced heavy rainfall and major flooding over nearly two weeks in July 2017. Rivers, land and infrastructure were inundated…
Jun 22 2017
The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board of Directors took action to speed up a flood protection project along Coyote Creek that would reduce…
Jun 16 2017
The city of Lakeland, Fla., adopted Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology from Sensus, a Xylem brand, to monitor lake water levels and prevent flooding…
Jun 7 2017
The Aspen Institute Energy and Environment Program, the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions at Duke University, and Redstone…
Jun 6 2017
Water is discharged into Barnegat Bay. Running along the Barnegat Peninsula—a thin sliver of land located between the Atlantic Ocean and Barnegat Bay…
Jun 6 2017
A property located at 105 E. Kelly Park Road in Apopka, Fla., reported periodic flooding with runoff from the abutting roadway drainage system.…
May 16 2017
The Miami-Dade County Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources in Florida has issued a Request for Information (RFI) for innovative ideas and…
Apr 3 2017
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the Route to Resilience (RtoR) tool that will help small- and medium-sized drinking water and…
Mar 31 2017
In 2008, Roma, Texas, experienced a major flooding event; in the ensuing years, it experienced several more flooding episodes that caused further…
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