May 28, 2017 07:02
The city of Maryville, Tennessee, plans to undertake a streambank restoration project this fall to repair erosion along Pistol Creek through Sandy Springs Park. “You can see all the soil ero...
May 24, 2017 07:02
In addition to regular charges for water and sewer usage, the Henderson City Commission in Henderson, kentucky, will consider approving the addition of a monthly flat stormwater fee for Henderso...
May 20, 2017 07:01
 The city of Sterling, Illinois, is asking voters to approve a half-cent sales tax increase to help pay for fixing stormwater problems. Currently, the city has a half-cent sales tax in plac...
May 15, 2017 09:49
Cape Coral will use the funds to upgrade about 300 catch basins and install enhanced swales. The new catch basins will enhance water quality by enabling more stormwater runoff to filter into the ground, rather than flowing directly through storm drains....
March 15, 2017 03:22
A recent visit from the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) left the state of Georgia with a ‘D+’ in stormwater management. The grade comes from a culmination of several categories, such as condition, operation, maintenance, funding, future needs and safety....
Feb. 3, 2017 10:00
Oregon has slammed McMenamins Inc., with a $62,553 fine for illegally dumping pollutants into natural waterways. A recent inspection at the food, lodging and entertainment company’s Edgefield,...
Feb. 1, 2017 12:00
A $95,000 grant from the Boeing Global Corporate Citizenship Program has been given to the Washington Stormwater Center to better educate businesses as to why stormwater regulations are important. The Puget Sound-based organization wants to make stormwater issues a reality for people who don’t see the direct results of pollution....
Dec. 8, 2016 08:32
Eleven neighborhood associations and non-profits in Lexington, Kentucky, have been awarded more than $400,000 in grants to implement stormwater projects. The grants, funded by the Water Quality Ma...
Dec. 4, 2016 08:32
Moore Township is the first regional site to be checked by the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for MS4 compliance of its separate municipal storm sewer systems. Infract...
Nov. 30, 2016 08:31
Municipal officials in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, are submitting a ‘green first’ plan to deal with the region’s stormwater management problems. They hope to enact a green infrastructure ini...

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