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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...

Last month, the Obama Administration released its FY2015 Budget request, and all signs point to utilities tightening yet another notch on the...

Despite all the talk about water conservation, a large number of utilities around the country still rely on a flat rate system to deliver water to...

Water & Wastes Digest’s sister publication Storm Water Solutions is gearing up to deliver its third annual...

Last summer, the Water and Wastewater Equipment Manufacturers Assn. (WWEMA) surveyed our membership and asked them: “What keeps you up at night...

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

All around the country city crews are busy working around the clock to address sewer and water main problems.

Cold weather this winter is...

“Mitigation Banking” may be a difficult term but it is proving to be an essential tool for improving and protecting wetlands, streams and other...

Staying up to date on current storm water management best practices is key as new regulations spring up and this industry segment continues to...

Last month, Congress passed and President Barack Obama signed into law a long-awaited $1.1 trillion 2014 federal spending...

It’s been a long road to economic recovery. Reduced federal spending and state budgets pushed municipalities to address only the most urgent water...

Faced with a diminishing water supply, coastal cities frequently rely on desalination facilities for their drinking water. Permitting for new...

Water pipe and storage tanks can’t last forever and when they fail, neighborhoods and downstream communities can pay dearly.

That’s hardly...

This marks my first official blog for Water and Wastes Digest as I take over the helm of WWEMA from past president, Dawn Champney. Dawn’s...

Last Friday, Gov. Jerry Brown declared a drought emergency in California.
In 2013, the state experienced one of the driest years on record,...

Behold the New Year.

Editorial letters like this often rehash top happenings from the previous year or predict some ultra-exciting...

For five days now, Charleston, W.V., residents have had to rely on bottled water as a result of an industrial chemical spill.

The chemical...

A 10-degree change in the air or water temperature can dramatically increase stress on pipe. With most of the country experiencing a blast of...

As folks closely watch the calendar, marking off the final countdown Christmas, I am ever observant of another approaching date that marks the end...

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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?: