Sept. 30, 2016 06:48
In August 2006, El Paso, Texas, was hit with a major storm that left the I-10 flooded for nearly eight hours. The city’s Stormwater Utility has spent more than $100 million over the past 10...
Sept. 26, 2016 06:48
The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District (MWRD) and the Village of Homewood Board of Trustees are partnering to offer residents of Homewood, Illinois, free rain barrels. The program is des...
Sept. 24, 2016 06:55
Recent studies by researchers at Iowa State University believe that planting prairie strips can fight soil erosion and soak up farm wastewater. A team of 50 researchers are pushing for farmers t...
Sept. 22, 2016 06:47
Duke Energy’s Rogers Energy Complex in Mooresboro, North Carolina, reports that between 15,000 and 50,000 gallons of stormwater from their coal pile has spilled into the nearby Broad River. Th...
Sept. 20, 2016 06:54
The North Carolina Coastal Federation has received grant funding from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Coastal Ecosystem Resiliency Grants Program to increase the use o...
Sept. 18, 2016 06:47
Augusta, Georgia’s Engineering Department has plans for a $3 million stormwater program to hire contractors to clean ponds, mow grass and clean out sewers. City officials believe that hiring ...
Sept. 17, 2016 06:57
Potentially hazardous soil has been discovered near Edgemont School in Montclair, New Jersey. Contractors had been working to widen the street in front of the school to create a drop-off zone...
Sept. 16, 2016 01:46
You as a contractor also have favorites when it comes to the tools and products you use to do your work. Though a much less trivial matter than picking a candy bar, you arrive at these preferences in a similar manner, by trying things out and seeing how they ‘taste....

In many ways, we are fortunate that, in our chosen profession, we are able to help people when certain disasters occur: the tornadoes in Missouri, Oklahoma, Louisiana and Georgia, the flooding in Louisiana, the snows in the northeastern part of the country, the rain in California, and the snow in Colorado....

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