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Jan 14 2021
The West Point Treatment Plant in Seattle, Washington State sent 11 million gallons of untreated storm water and sewage into Puget Sound on Jan. 14…
Jan 13 2021
Broadview Heights, Ohio is likely to tighten its storm water control requirements to curb flooding on residential properties. Under legislation…
Jan 12 2021
Sustaining Our Urban Landscape (SOUL), a nonprofit, will launch its Reforesting Pontchartrain Park campaign on Jan. 15.  The group plans to plant 700…
Jan 11 2021
The U.S. EPA’s Lead and Copper Rule (LCR) final update aims to better protect children and communities from the risks of lead exposure, according to…
Jan 8 2021
Wisconsin’s Dane County Land & Water Resources Department and the Madison Area Municipal Stormwater Partnership are accepting grant applications…
Jan 7 2021
Illinois’ Elmhurst Lincoln Elementary School is set to be torn down this summer and replaced. The school was originally built in 1916 and is set to…
Jan 6 2021
2020’s Chesapeake Bay Foundation's (CBF) assessment of the State of the Bay remained at a D+.  While the grade stayed at D+, the assessment declined…
Jan 5 2021
In Norfolk, Virginia, Hampton Roads’ rising tides have started to impact some of the region’s storm water systems. According to the Virginian Pilot,…
Dec 31 2020
Indiana’s City of Bloomington Utilities Department (CBU) has opened applications for homeowners to apply for funding through the third annual…
Dec 30 2020
The Maryland Department of Transportation State Highway Administration completed sidewalk and storm water facility improvements.  This is a $8.6…
Dec 29 2020
America’s Watershed Initiative released its 2020 report card for the Mississippi River. This report card consists of more than 250 tributaries,…
Dec 28 2020
A storm water master plan launched by Georgetown County, South Carolina will show the impacts on drainage if the Waccamaw Neck is built out under…
Dec 24 2020
Heavy rains in northwest Oregon have caused a sewer overflow into the Willamette River, according to the Portland Bureau of Environmental Services.…
Dec 23 2020
The COVID-19 relief package, which congressional leaders announced an agreement to on Dec. 20, includes about $325 billion in business relief and…
Dec 23 2020
Researchers from the University of Illinois Chicago and the University of Waterloo evaluated the relationship between runoff and high levels of…
Dec 22 2020
The northern half of Gowanus, New York is set to be rezoned for residential development. Affordable housing contractor Monadnock Construction is…
Dec 21 2020
President-elect Joe Biden will nominate Michael S. Regan, who heads the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, as the next U.S. EPA…
Dec 18 2020
A project that could help the Westover, Virginia with its flooding problem is on the Arlington County Board agenda.  The Board is considering an…
Dec 17 2020
The Clean Water Partnership (CWP), the community-based partnership between Prince George’s County and Corvias, announced the graduation of 16 local,…
Dec 15 2020
Cape Carteret, North Carolina commissioners are considering approval of a Starbucks site plan. The town planning board, during its online meeting Dec…
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