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Multiple senators hold hearing over U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flood response
Multiple senators hold hearing over U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flood response.
Apr 24 2019
Four U.S. senators held a hearing in Glenwood, Iowa, on April 19 seeking an explanation from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers about their response to…
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago to break ground on Addison Creek Reservoir to provide flood relief for surrounding communities
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago to break ground on Addison Creek Reservoir to provide flood relief for surrounding communities.
Apr 23 2019
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago (MWRD) is set to break ground on the first of two major projects that will provide…
Oldcastle Infrastructure has acquired Suntree Technologies, which augments its line of stormwater conveyance, storage and treatment solutions.
Oldcastle Infrastructure has acquired Suntree Technologies, which augments its line of stormwater conveyance, storage and treatment solutions.
Apr 22 2019
Oldcastle Infrastructure has acquired Suntree Technologies, a manufacturer of storm water treatment products based in Cocoa, Fla. According to a…
Abstracts for upcoming Plastic Pipe Conference available
Abstracts for upcoming Plastic Pipe Conference available.
Apr 19 2019
Abstracts for Upcoming Plastic Pipe Conference Available Presentations by industry professionals at the Society of Plastics Engineers - SPE - Plastic…
Submissions for abstracts have been extended to May 3
Submissions for abstracts have been extended to May 3.
Apr 18 2019
Update: Abstract submissions have been extended to May 3. There is one day left to submit abstracts for the third-annual SWS Conference &…
The Harris County Flood Control District receives grant letter to update flood warning system website
The Harris County Flood Control District receives grant letter to update flood warning system website
Apr 17 2019
In Texas, the Harris County Commissioners Court approved a State Award letter to allow the Harris County Flood Control District to begin work to…
In Montana, permits that govern large municipalities’ storm water runoff are allowed
In Montana, permits that govern large municipalities’ storm water runoff are allowed.
Apr 16 2019
On April 9, the Montana Supreme Court upheld the Montana Department of Environmental Quality's establishment of new storm water discharge permits in…
Apr 15 2019
The SWS Spring Webinar Fest is a free online event  to be held April 23 to 25. The event offers daily keynote webinars and on-demand webinars…
Richland county commissioners approve $27,000 for storm water study
Richland county commissioners approve $27,000 for storm water study.
Apr 12 2019
In Mansfield, Ohio, Richland County commissioners have approved spending up to $27,000 for an engineering study to determine the best way to comply…
Sixteen environmental organizations object to storm water runoff regulatory changes in New Jersey
Sixteen environmental organizations object to storm water runoff regulatory changes in New Jersey.
Apr 11 2019
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) first major regulatory proposal under the administration of New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy…
The Howell Township in New Jersey tables resolution opposing permitted storm water utility
The Howell Township in New Jersey tables resolution opposing permitted storm water utility.
Apr 10 2019
In Howell Township, N.J., members of the Council have tabled a resolution that states their opposition to legislation that was recently signed into…
Corvallis, Ore., braces for more flooding as water starts to rise
Corvallis, Ore., braces for more flooding as water starts to rise.
Apr 9 2019
In Corvallis, Ore., city officials are expecting flood waters to rise and are urging residents to get ready. According to the National Weather…
Centuries of storm water runoff have carved a natural flood channel in Henderson, Nev.
Centuries of storm water runoff have carved a natural flood channel in Henderson, Nev.
Apr 8 2019
A Henderson, Nev., project amounting to the deforestation of a grove of mesquite trees in a Green Valley stretch of the Pittman Wash has residents,…
Apr 5 2019
Three Midwestern governors of states damaged by recent flooding on Wednesday, April 3, demanded more authority over management of the Missouri River…
Ultrasound technology by LG Sonic could help save Florida from algal bloom devastation
Ultrasound technology by LG Sonic could help save Florida from algal bloom devastation.
Apr 4 2019
Florida is investigating the use of sound waves to target and kill algae in Lake Okeechobee. According to LG Sonic, last year, the state of emergency…
In River Fall, Wis., storm water ponds help prevent rising water unlike other area towns
In River Fall, Wis., storm water ponds help prevent rising water unlike other area towns.
Apr 3 2019
Higher water levels in River Falls, Wis., have been steadily receding, while other cities in the area have been coping with rising flood waters.…
Following years of storm water management issues, Annapolis, Md. has awarded a 20-year contract to environmental firm GreenVest
Following years of storm water management issues, Annapolis, Md. has awarded a 20-year contract to environmental firm GreenVest.
Apr 2 2019
The City of Annapolis, Md. has made a commitment to solve its storm water management issues by awarding a 20-year contract to environmental firm…
Apr 1 2019
In Clark County, Ind. upholding federal requirements regarding storm water runoff and maintaining more than 100,000 linear ft of pipes, culverts and…
Mar 29 2019
The International Erosion Control Assn. Region One (IECA) announced winners for its environmental excellence awards at the 2019 IECA Annual…
Mar 28 2019
On March 27, the U.S. Air Force said that it needs nearly $5 billion in funding to help rebuild two bases damaged by hurricanes and floods in the…
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