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.

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Feb 1 2018
With engagement and partnership from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), a project to provide a drinking water source for North Texas is…
Dec 21 2017
Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water Works Company Inc., has acquired the wastewater assets of the Municipal Authority of the…
EPA provides funding for water infrastructure improvements
Nov 22 2017
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $14,715,000 in Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Loan (SRF) funding to the North…
Nov 14 2017
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) Nov. 10, including two reports…
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 latest…
Texas Army National Guard members wade through rising Houston floodwaters.
More than 12,000 members of the Texas National Guard have been called out to support local authorities in response to Hurricane Harvey and the resulting tropical storm.
Aug 30 2017
Rescue efforts continued as Tropical Storm Harvey battered southeast Texas and southwest Lousiana. Health officials are warning residents of the…
Aug 15 2017
Twenty-five water utilities were selected for recognition of their leadership in community engagement, watershed stewardship, and recovery of…
Aug 2 2017
North Penn Water Authority (NPWA) was honored with the Directors Award for its efforts with the Partnership for Safe Water’s Distribution System…
Jul 31 2017
The Environmental Working Group released a Tap Water Database to help consumers learn more about the kinds of contaminants that might be in their…
Jul 24 2017
To assist low-income households in the U.S. with rising water and wastewater rates, seven water associations issued a guide that assesses the…
Jul 21 2017
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded $3,042,000 to the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) to implement and…
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…
Jul 7 2017
With water utilities facing growing challenges such as aging infrastructure, financial constraints, climate change and strict regulatory requirements…
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…
Jul 4 2017
Bluefield Research released a new U.S. Municipal Water and Wastewater Utility Bill Index. According to the research, residential water and wastewater…
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…
Jun 15 2017
Arcadis published a report detailing that more than half of water utility leaders globally risk missing out on “sustainability dividends.” For “…
May 30 2017
The application period has been extended to June 20 for the 2017 Utility of the Future Today Recognition Program. Now in its second year, the program…
May 25 2017
The Water Research Foundation (WRF) has published a suite of deliverables to help water and wastewater utilities utilize social media to engage with…
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