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Mar 2 2021
EPA published a notice in the Federal Register announcing an allocation formula for the Sewer Overflow and Stormwater Reuse Municipal Grants Program…
Mar 1 2021
A proposal sparked conversation between developers and residents at a Tampa City Council meeting about the influx of apartment complexes south of…
Mar 1 2021
SWS is proud to announce its 2021 Young Pros Class.  In fall 2020, SWS put out a call for nominations searching for up-and-coming industry…
Feb 26 2021
An Iowa man, Russell Kirk, has been fined for violating federal clean water laws after filling wetlands along the Des Moines River. These actions…
Feb 25 2021
The state of New York announced $4 million is being awarded through the Climate Resilient Farming Grant Program to help 80 farms across the state of…
Feb 24 2021
The Water Environment Foundation (WEF) has released the results from its 2020 National Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Needs Assessment…
Feb 23 2021
After a series of public hearings on the proposed redevelopment of the Lakeville Hospital campus in Lakeville, Massachusetts, the town’s 43D Review…
Feb 18 2021
Texas blackouts triggered by frozen power infrastructure have left millions of Texans without power, heat and water during a winter storm. The winter…
Feb 17 2021
While this year IECA Virtual Annual Conference and Expo scheduled February 22-25 is virtual, this really is the best year to attend. The conference…
Feb 17 2021
Ottawa, Canada is offering to pay to improve some homeowners' properties. The aim is to do a better job of managing rain water, reported Ottawa…
Feb 16 2021
High school students, community groups and Lake Superior State University are planning to use landscaping to reduce storm water pollution flowing…
Feb 11 2021
The city of Boulder, Colorado, has launched a new questionnaire on Be Heard Boulder to collect information on what issues are important to community…
Feb 10 2021
The Longview, Colorado, city council is considering changing the storm water utility rate structure, which could affect hundreds of bills. According…
Feb 9 2021
Colorado’s Fort Collins, Larimer County and Loveland have reached an agreement on who will pay for environmental cleanup at the Larimer County…
Feb 8 2021
The U.S. EPA has settled storm water violations with Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The violations were settled with the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer…
Feb 4 2021
The three-phase, 119-lot Ridgewood Greens housing subdivision received final subdivision plat approval of the first two phases from Ohio’s Mentor…
Feb 3 2021
Wetland restorations are being planned in Barton, Vermont, near Willoughby Lake. This will be the largest project of its kind in the state since 2011…
Feb 2 2021
A Pennsylvania-based solar array developer has agreed to pay approximately $1.14 million to settle allegations that it violated federal storm water…
Feb 1 2021
The U.S. EPA today announced that Keehi Marine has agreed to pay a $127,821 penalty for the discharge of pollutants like lead, zinc and copper…
Jan 28 2021
Moscow, Idaho residents and businesses will pay a monthly storm water utility fee starting Oct. 1 with city council approval. The storm water permit…
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