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Americans are willing to spend a lot of money on water.

Now that I have your attention (and many of you think I need to get my head checked...

When it comes to planning for...

Important and fractious debates over shale gas and oil continued to play out in watersheds and communities this past Fourth of July. As America...

In March 2014, Detroit Water and Sewerage Department (DWSD) announced it would shut off water to thousands of overdue water and sewer accounts....

Recently, President Obama signed into law the Water Resources and Reform Development Act of 2014 (WRRDA)—the first water bill since 2007. WRRDA...

Increasing water demand and decreasing supplies are key driving forces behind development of new treatment technologies. Membrane technology...

I just returned from the American Water Works Association (AWWA) Annual Meeting in Boston where for the second year in a row, WWEMA co-chaired a...

Every year, Water & Wastes Digest recognizes notable facilities and innovative water and wastewater infrastructure upgrades. Now in...

In less than a week the Water & Wastes Digest editorial team will head to Boston for the upcoming American Water Works Assn.’s 2014...

Water and wastewater utilities understand the importance of effectively managing their facilities, their distribution and collection networks;...

Congress currently is considering two initiatives that could result in billions of dollars in funding for water and wastewater infrastructure...

Despite a slow economy, the future of the water and wastewater industry is bright, and so is the new wave of young professionals entering the...

From weather advisories to water and sewer bills, ways to save water, customer service, general news and watershed protection, most water systems...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) new Water...

Having the right tools on hand is critical for any business, and water utility billing is no different.

With technology advances, including...

Drones flying through neighborhoods to read meters and monitor water usage, tiny submersibles sent through hydrants to monitor pipe systems for...

Federal spending cuts and dwindling state budgets continue to put pressure on utilities struggling to maintain aging infrastructure.

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I’m California dreaming on such a winter’s day (even...

Pumps play a critical role in the operation and management of water and wastewater treatment facilities, and just about every plant operator knows...

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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?: