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Jul 15 2019
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) released a model in May 2019 that uses data to estimate the amount of land covered by impervious parking lots.…
Jul 12 2019
Martinsburg, W.V., has begun work on the first phase of the “Regrowing Green City” project. According to The Journal, the city was awarded a $30,000…
Jul 11 2019
A flash flood emergency was declared in Jefferson Parish, La., with nearly 8 in. of rain reported. According to AccuWeather, a total of 6.27 in. was…
Jul 10 2019
The U.S. EPA awarded $959,049 to the Utah Department of Environmental Quality (UDEQ) to protect the environment and human health. According to an EPA…
Jul 9 2019
Black & Veatch and Brown and Caldwell are collaborating on a water sustainability project in Winter Haven, Fla. According to a Brown and Caldwell…
Jul 8 2019
In Sandoval County, N.M., an arroyo rehabilitation project has closed down Saratoga Road. According to the Albuquerque Journal, the road is expected…
Jul 5 2019
In Houston, Texas, new development regulations must think “outside the flood plains,” advocates say. According to Community Impact, new regulations…
Jul 4 2019
Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a $45 billion state construction bill Friday, June 28.  The state’s capital plan entitled Rebuild Illinois will…
Jul 3 2019
Dams in Oklahoma are nearing the end of their expected design life but more funding could help extend its use. According to High Plains Public Radio…
Jul 2 2019
Guadalajara, Mexico, was covered in ice after a hailstorm hit the city Sunday, June 30, and the area subsequently flooded. According to CNN,…
Jul 1 2019
The Denver Zoo is using a new gutter system to help control flooding and sediment. They are using a system from Frog Creek Partners (FCP).  According…
Jun 28 2019
Crews in Sonoma County, Calif., have cleared brush and sediment from streams that can also be used as flood control channels. According to The Press…
Jun 27 2019
Lately, Lake Erie has had issues with erosion control. In Willoughby, Ohio, a public park was damaged from large pieces from the bluffs coming off…
Jun 26 2019
India’s sixth-largest city, Chennai, is almost out of water. According to NPR, residents are waiting in lines that span city blocks, and restaurants…
Jun 25 2019
In Massillon, Ohio, the levee system faced extreme challenges during a series of storm events. According to News 5 Cleveland, the city received more…
Jun 24 2019
The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) reminded that industrial storm water general permits (IGP) will expire June 30, 2019.…
Jun 21 2019
In Wisconsin, the Jefferson Common Council approved hiring R.G. Huston Co. Inc. to work on the 2019 North Industrial Park improvement project. The…
Jun 20 2019
The Cuyahoga River caught fire 20 years ago this week. The 1969 fire became a symbol of the U.S. environmental movement and led to the formation of…
Jun 19 2019
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) will fund green infrastructure projects in Cook County, Ill. According to a…
Jun 18 2019
The city of Altoona, Pa., is working with the local water authority and Logan Township to solve issues with sanitary sewage and storm runoff.…
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