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Jan 27 2021
Ship repair yard Guam Shipyard will take measures to improve its facilities after multiple pollution violations discovered by the U.S. EPA in 2018.…
Jan 26 2021
Johns Creek, Georgia city leaders are moving forward with a plan that will outsource some administrative duties of its storm water service. Storm…
Jan 25 2021
Annapolis, Maryland Senator Sarah Elfreth introduced a bill that calls for updating the data used to inform storm water regulations in Maryland. This…
Jan 22 2021
The U.S. EPA announced key members of the agency’s incoming leadership team, including the Office of Water. These team members will advance the Biden…
Jan 21 2021
Berkeley County, South Carolina is embarking on a storm water drainage system improvement project.  Information and data will be collected at various…
Jan 20 2021
A majority of Park Ridge, Illinois aldermen are still interested in building a “green” parking lot on city-owned property in Uptown.  The group would…
Jan 19 2021
Pennsylvania’s Turtle Creek Watershed association plans to assess the areas where abandoned mine discharges pollute the creek and its tributaries.…
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.…
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