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Every year, on March 22, we celebrate World Water Day. This annual event highlights the importance of water and focuses attention on sustainable...

It’s the question everyone is asking: Is this the new norm?

From 2006 to 2010, spending was up and business was good for the water industry...

Water & Wastes Digest and its sister publication Storm Water Solutions are happy to remind readers of the second annual...

One big theme of 2013 thus far seems to be a newfound appreciation for water. We keep hearing the saying, “Water is the new oil”—the new gold,...

The second annual Storm Water Solutions Virtual Expo is now less than a month away.

This one-day unique online learning...

Raising public awareness of water issues is essential to effective water resources management. It increases water conservation, and encourages...

“Lowest responsible bidder” practices present a major barrier to innovation and advancement in the water industry, and they cost ratepayers,...

Whether as part of conservation efforts, better asset management or simply improved customer service, the number of utilities offering convenient...

When it comes to membrane technology—the water industry’s edgy child—innovative technologies sometimes are mistakenly dismissed as too expensive...

Good customer service is essential for any successful business, so why should water and wastewater utilities be any different?

With many...

Welcome to WWEMA Connection, a monthly blog that will provide you with a glimpse of the water and wastewater industry from the manufacturers’...

It’s hard to believe it’s 2013—not just because all of the 2012 doomsday predictions proved false, but also because the simple fact that we are...

A new water industry survey from WeiserMazars LLP has revealed some...

Hard work and innovation drive countless water and wastewater projects and upgrades across the country each year. While different in size and...

Two weeks ago, when I wrote about Hurricane Sandy in this blog...

Last week, Water & Wastes Digest's editorial staff was invited to descend into Milwaukee’s Deep Tunnel, one of the largest storm...

Later this week, Water & Wastes Digest Managing Editor Elizabeth Lisican and I will attend the 2012 American Water Summit, taking...

As 100-year-old water and sewer infrastructure surpasses its expected life span, managing capital costs and dealing with financial issues takes...

From June to August 2012, Water & Wastes Digest invited project managers to submit entries showcasing industry-specific projects in...

Election season is upon us, and I’m surrounded by rabble rousers...

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Raleigh, N.C., has added a small increase to water bills as a permanent watershed protection fee. Do you agree with this idea?: