Municipal Water

A public water supply system or water supply network including water treatment facilities, water storage facilities (reservoirs, water tanks and water towers) and a pipe network for distributing the treated water to customers including residential, industrial, commercial or institutional establishments.
Spokane residents to refrain from drinking water
Sep 27 2017

Spokane, Wash., confirmed reports of a water quality issue on the South Hill. City officials urged residents not to panic, but to refrain from...

Sep 18 2017

Water utilities are not only worried about their aging infrastructure; their aging workforce is increasingly becoming a top challenge. In the...

Water utilities recognized
Aug 15 2017

Twenty-five water utilities were selected for recognition of their leadership in community engagement, watershed stewardship, and...

Environmental Working Group tap water database helps consumers
Jul 31 2017

The Environmental Working Group released a ...

EPA Finance Forum helps drinking water systems
Jul 20 2017

The Environmental Finance Center at the University of North Carolina—in collaboration with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Water...

Two Louisiana water systems contaminated with brain-eating amoeba
Jul 6 2017

Health officials confirmed the presence of Naegleria fowleri, commonly known as the brain-eating amoeba, in Ouachita Parish's North Monroe water...

LuminUltra recognized for drinking water technologies
Jun 28 2017

LuminUltra, a New Brunswick, Canada-based provider of microbiological monitoring and control solutions, has been awarded a 2017 Water’s Next Award...

Arcadis publishes report on water utility innovation
Jun 15 2017

Arcadis published a report detailing that more than half of water utility leaders globally risk missing out on “sustainability dividends.” For...

Water Research Foundation helps utilities use social media
May 25 2017

The Water Research Foundation (WRF) has published a suite of deliverables to help water and wastewater utilities utilize...

Global Water Intelligence announces winners of 2017 Global Water Awards
May 2 2017

Global Water Intelligence (GWI) announced the winners of the 2017 Global Water Awards,...

brian walker, young professional, engineering-news record, pc construction
Apr 24 2017

PC Construction announced that Brian Walker, vice president of the company’s Water Treatment business segment, has been named a 2017 Top Young...

Feb 6 2017

Water loss affects every water system in the country, but only a handful of states actually track it. Gathering data on losses means water...

santa clara valley, water district, water, use, reduction, 2017
Feb 1 2017

The Santa Clara Valley Water District Board of Directors in California voted to continue its call for water use reductions of 20% compared to 2013...

white paper, homeserve usa, non-revenue water, vince guenthner, utilties, water
Jan 9 2017

HomeServe USA released “What Lies Beneath the Surface,” a white paper examining the challenges created by non-revenue water (NRW) and the...

santa clarita, california, water district
Jan 5 2017

Santa Clarita Valley's water leaders voted to create a new public water district for the region. The new California district will reduce costs,...

DC, water, best project, environment, figure-eight, design, CH2M, Washington
Nov 14 2016

The District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority's (DC Water) Blue Plains Tunnel has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Best Project...

American Water Camden New Jersey sewer
Dec 23 2015

American Water it has been awarded the operation and maintenance contract for the city of Camden, N.J., water and sewer services. The contract...

Singapore International Water Week scholarship
Dec 3 2015

The Water Environment Federation (WEF), the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), and the Water Environment Research Foundation (...

American Water National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
Oct 30 2015

American Water will play an active role in the National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners’ (NARUC) 127th Annual Meeting from Nov. 8...