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*Forecasters sounding 'alarm bells' for supercharged 2024 Atlantic hurricane season

*$1.2 Billion Settlement From PFAS Manufacturers To Water Utilities Finalized

*EPA Announces $5.8 Billion For Drinking Water, Wastewater And Stormwater Infrastructure Upgrades

*WHO Releases Guidelines And Tools To Enhance Small Water Supplies

*UCF Expertise Tapped To Help Combat Land, Ecological Losses In Mississippi River Delta

*NSF Invests $9.8M To Advance Equitable Water Solutions

*Money for clean water coming to every state | WFLA

*Lawmakers push EPA to swiftly finalize proposed standard for PFAS in drinking water

*Vice President Harris visits Pittsburgh to tout $5.8 billion for clean water, lead pipe removal

*How an infusion of cash could help the nation's aging water infrastructure | WLRN

*Navy beefs up oversight of its drinking water systems in wake of Hawaii fuel spill 

*Here's one for the lakes | Highlands News-Sun | midfloridanewspapers.com 

Aquarium of the Pacific ‘Night Dive’ spotlights glowing bioluminescent waves | Press Telegram

Invasive grass species threatens Braden River ecosystem | Your Observer

Quick Point Nature Preserve gets boardwalk repairs, new signage | Your Observer

‘Chaos on the water’: Battle brews between liveaboard boaters and Miami Beach officials | Local 10

Prominent nature photographer and author says inland development is destroying Florida's coastal freshwater wetlands. | WFSU

Riviera Beach residents still waiting on answers about water quality | WPTV

Preemption of local government hiring preferences on public works projects advances in Senate | Florida Politics

Algae spotted in Martin County less than a week after Lake Okeechobee discharges begin | WPTV

Cleanup at Rayonier site still years away | Peninsula Daily News

*EPA WATER AND WASTEWATER SECTOR THREAT BRIEFING | 02.27.24 2 PM

*Veterans in the Water Workforce Webinar | 02.29.24 12 PM

*Riviera Beach City Council candidates discuss water contamination issues at forum - WPTV

*Incumbent upon drinking water utilities to do what they can to intervene - The Cool Down

*Sewer line breaks in South Florida; Residents urged to not enter water - WPBF

*Sewage line break near West Palm Beach fouls canal water that flows to the Lake Worth Lagoon

*Health advisory issued after wastewater spill in Palm Springs - WPTV 

*White House is distributing $5.8 billion from the infrastructure law for water projects - Click Orlando

*Feds erred in transferring wetlands permitting to FL agency, U.S. judge rules - The Bradenton Times 

*Water Shapes Florida – Exhibits

*Water Quality Research Foundation Scientific Symposium set for March 4 | WaterWorld

*Biden admin announces $5.8 billion in funding to clean up nation's drinking water, upgrade ...

Health advisory issued after wastewater spill in Palm Springs | WPTV 

Environmentalists already concerned about changes to St. Lucie River from Lake Okeechobee releases | WPTV 

A new Indiana bill will weaken protections over wetlands | WJCT 

St. Johns County expected to renourish North Ponte Vedra Beach | News4Jax 

Feds erred in transferring wetlands permitting to FL agency, U.S. judge rules | Bradenton Times 

Army Corps begins lowering Lake O's water level; How will it affect the Caloosahatchee? | WINK 

Water Sector Natural Disaster Threat Briefing – Crisis Communications and Community Engagement for Natural Disasters and Other Emergencies | February 21, 2024 | 1:00 pm CDT

City of Midway Focus Story Review | February 22, 2024 | 2:00 pm CDT

Water and Wastewater Sector Threat Briefing | February 27, 2024 | 1:00 pm CDT

Water Sector Cyber-Physical Resilience Briefing – Cyber and Insider Threats to Critical Infrastructure, and Warning Signs in Legitimate Business Activity | February 28, 2024 | 1:00 pm CDT

Lead lines, water loss, and leak administration – OH MY! | February 29, 2024 | 2:00 pm CDT

EPA Veterans in the Water Workforce | February 29, 2024 | 11:00 am CDT

*Cocoa to 'shock' its water with chlorine to cleanse system this month - Florida Today

*Century Responds To DEP Water System Warnings - NorthEscambia.com

*Preserving the Pulse of Florida: The Urgent Need to Save Silver Springs | David E.

*Free Water Pump in Illinois is Believed To Be 'Fountain of Youth' - Q98.5

*Florida Department Of Health Pasco County Issues Blue-Green Algae Alert For Blanton Lake

*Parts of Cape Coral experiencing sinking, what local experts say is behind it - NBC 2 

*Water Utility Hacking Targets Expand Across Western World

*Researchers Develop Eco-Friendly Magnet To Battle Microplastics

*Flowers Grown On Polluted Waterways Can Help Clean Up Nutrient Runoff

*Atlanta DWM Moves Forward With Project To Increase Sewer Capacity And Mitigate Flooding

Florida lawmakers support tying gambling money to the environment | WMNF 

Tampa's South Howard Avenue to be disrupted during $65M flooding relief project | Jacksonville Business Journal 

New River oil spill near Las Olas investigated | Sun Sentinel 

Shoreline and Spring restoration with Tom Ries | WMNF 

Riviera Beach council candidates commit to water safety amid contamination controversy | WPEC 

Riviera Beach City Council candidates discuss water contamination issues at forum | WPTV 

*Catalytically Oxidizing Manganese Improves Results 

*Proving Your Water System Has Benefited From a System Change 

*Reflecting on the Status of Women in Water and Sanitation 

*Operators Need to Know Nuisance Microorganisms in Water 

A Judge says the shift from EPA to Florida in permitting wetlands impacts violates the Endangered Species Act | WMNF 

Sinking ground at Ocala Wetland Recharge Park proves difficult to solve | WUFT 

The Scoop: ,Mon., February 19, 2024 Tampa Bay and Florida headlines by WMNF | WMNF 

Extreme weather, flooding influencing where millions in US decide to live, research shows | KMSP 

Water conservation efforts persist in Cape Coral and Lee County despite recent rainfall | WINK 

*Federal court strikes down EPA approval of Florida wetlands program | Defenders of Wildlife

*Evidence found to charge Riviera Beach council members - WFLX 

*Feds erred in transferring wetlands permitting to FL agency, U.S. judge rules 

*How much water should you be drinking? - News4JAX

*Water Purifiers and Dispensers: Essential Tools for Clean Drinking Water - INSCMagazine

*US Court Strikes Down Florida's 'End Run Around the Endangered Species Act' 

*Federal Court Strikes Down EPA Approval of Florida Wetlands Program - Earthjustice

*Court strikes down Florida's 'end run around the Endangered Species act' - Raw Story

*Florida farmworkers created America's strongest workplace heat rules - Washington Post

*Boorowa: the small town near Australia's capital that has been without drinking water for 26 days

*Well Water Users May Not be Properly Caring for Water Treatment Systems - Kalkine Media

*Florida House Budget Builds Key Investments, Pads Reserves - West Orlando News

*Wilderness Preserve | Florida State Parks

*Florida Senate Balanced Budget Prioritizes Infrastructure, Education, Tax Relief, Record Reserves

*Century Responds To DEP Water System Warnings | North Escambia 

*Feelings about Lake Okeechobee water discharges mixed | WPTV 

O2O: The Ocala to Osceola conservation initiative | Clay Today 

Water discharges from Lake Okeechobee into St. Lucie River begin | WPTV 

D.C. Court Vacates Florida's Assumption of the Federal Clean Water Act Permit Program

Senators Call on EPA to Appeal Court Ruling Vacating Certain Dicamba Registrations ...

EPA names nine new 'forever chemicals' it wants out of supply chains - Business Green

Minnesota is going PFAS-free. It won't be easy to say goodbye to the 'forever chemicals.'

GOP Senators circulate PFAS groundwater standards bill while making last push on cleanup ...

EPA's Latest PFAS Push Targets Nine Substances Under RCRA | Perkins Coie - JDSupra

Oops! Sewage dumped in stormwater system at Fort Lauderdale's George English Park

Illegal sewage being dumped into Wildwood system - Mid Florida Newspapers

Big Cleanup Underway in Fort Lauderdale | NewsRadio WFLA | Florida News

Judge rejects handing over wetland permitting duties to the state of Florida | Sun Sentinel

Advocates worry about Lake Okeechobee water releases | WINK

Bill limiting city utilities’ charges to outside customers advances in House | Florida Politics

High water on Lake Okeechobee 'affects us horribly,' Belle Glade resident says | WPTV

FEMA updates flood maps for Sarasota County | WFLA

Escambia County Completes Eleven Mile Creek Basin Stormwater Improvements | North Escambia

Oops! Sewage dumped in stormwater system at Fort Lauderdale’s George English Park | Sun Sentinel

Massive Lake Okeechobee discharges to come this weekend, officials announce | WPEC

City Of Warsaw Looks To Recognize Employees More | Times-Union

*Florida Wetlands Regulatory Program Vacated by Federal Judge

*Judge Approves Settlement Requiring DuPont, Chemours, and Corteva to Pay $1.1 Billion in PFAS Contamination Suit

*EPA Release Update to Equity Action Plan

*ASDWA Joins the Water Sector in Advocating for Full Funding for the SRFs

**Federal Register Listing of Specific PFAS as Hazardous Constituents

55-Gallon 'Unknown' Drums Removed From Century Water Well Site And Destroyed

City juggling $7M worth of capital improvement projects - ECB Publishing, Inc.

Biden EPA expands wastewater services pilot to assist underserved communities 

Subcommittee Chair Carter Opening Remarks on Harmful EPA NAAQS Standards

Editorial: Let's wait for details of EPA-USDA pesticide deal - Capital Press

EPA Proposes to List PFAS as Hazardous Waste Under Resources Conservation and Recovery Act

EPA Proposes New Set of Rules to Regulate PFAS Under RCRA | Jones Day - JD Supra

Data on PFAS in Some Plastics Concealed by EPA, Lawsuit Alleges - Bloomberg Law News

Florida environmental groups target EPA over phosphate regulations - Orlando Weekly

Sanford combats wastewater system issues with new technology - YouTube

*EPA Program To Bring Wastewater Services To 150 More Underserved Communities Across Rural America

*DoD Identifies Additional Locations For Interim PFAS Cleanup Actions

*Improving Predictions On Rising Sea Levels

*CISA And EPA Collaborate On Water And Wastewater Sector Cyber Resources

*Research Reveals 92% Of Water Filter Owners Are More Likely To Trust An Independently Certified Water Filter

Volusia County Council greenlights beach feasibility study amid erosion challenges caused by hurricanes | Palm Coast Observer

Evidence found to charge 2 Riviera Beach council members with battery | WPTV

Construction of Black Creek Restoration Project flowing smoothly | Clay Today

Environmentalists warn of impacts ahead of Lake Okeechobee discharges | WPTV

Jury selection for former JEA executives accused of conspiracy, wire fraud to begin Thursday | Action News Jax

WaterISAC Training Opportunities for Systems Serving Populations 3,300 or Fewer | 02.21.24 at 2:00 PM

*EPA Expands Program to Bring Wastewater Services to Underserved Communities Across Rural America

*Jeffares Testifies During Cybersecurity Hearing

*ICYMI: NRWA, WaterISAC Collaborate to Benefit Small Water Utilities Nationwide


EPA releases 2023 update to Equity Action Plan, outlines new commitments to advance ...

EPA Begins Sewer Line Inspections and Drinking Water Sampling in Lahaina | US EPA

EPA Provides Update on Over-the-Top Uses of Dicamba

PFAS: February 2024 Update and Preview | News & Events | Clark Hill PLC

'The Women's Bill Of Rights' And PFAS Contamination On This West Virginia Morning

Major PFAS Legislation Stalled Amid Debate on PFAS Liability for Passive Receivers

Florida city leaders investigate contamination of water - WPBF

Newly-obtained document reveals more contaminated water in Riviera Beach - WPTV

Collier Commissioners unanimously approved removing fluoride from water - WINK News

Wastewater breach at JBS - YouTube

Lawsuit Launched Over EPA's Failure on Phosphate Mining Waste Oversight - The Bradenton Times

*Dental experts react to Collier County halting fluoride from public water supply - Fox 4 News

*Lead and Copper Rule/Drinking Water: 14 State Attorneys General (Including Arkansas ... - JD Supra

*Coalition Of States Demands Biden, U.S. EPA Drop Lead Pipe Regulation

*EPA Finalizes Changes To Strengthen Implementation Of Toxic Substances Control Act, Improve Chemical Reviews

*NJIT Researchers Unveil Method To Detect 'Forever Chemicals' In Under 3 Minutes

*AWWA Testifies On Water Cybersecurity Before U.S. House Committee On Homeland Security

*New Report: Forest Protection Promotes Clean Water

Bryan City Council greenlights partnership with College Station for improved wastewater services

Unincorporated Collier County’s public water system will no longer be fluoridated | WINK

City Council members question necessity of proposed utility rate hike | Ormond Beach Observer

Report: Florida received D- in coastal management and sea level rise preparations | ABC Action News

The East Coast Is Sinking | New York Times

Hurricane forecasters release report on Idalia. Here are 5 things to know. | Tampa Bay Times

Biden-Harris Administration expands EPA program to bring wastewater sanitation services ...

Ohio v. EPA Threatens the EPA's Ability To Regulate Air Pollution Nationwide

EPA Proposes Stricter PFAS Regulations To Protect Public Health - Drugwatch.com

PFAS News Roundup: CDC encourages doctors to start testing for PFAS | Great Lakes Now

PFAS cleanup, regulation a sticking point for many Michigan voters - WDET 101.9 FM

Florida 'renewable' fuel bill a sweet deal for industry, critics say | Miami Herald

Biden administration expands program to help rural towns plagued by sewage problems

Environmental groups file notice to sue EPA over phosphate regulations - Tampa Bay Times

*Collier Commissioners unanimously approved removing fluoride from water - WINK News

*Lawmakers could block heat protections considered by Miami-Dade - Axios 

*Medication? Collier leaders halt fluoride being added in drinking water - Naples Daily News

*Top Municipal Water Treatment Methods Transforming Water Quality For Environmental Compliance

*WQA marks 50-year anniversary as trade association - WaterWorld Magazine 

Collier Commissioners unanimously approved removing fluoride from water | WINK 

Army Corps of Engineers considering discharges from Lake Okeechobee to St. Lucie Estuary | WPTV 

What would discharges mean for Martin County? | WPTV 

During listening session, exasperated St. Pete flood victims ask city to do more | ABC Action News 

Volusia County study to identify most vulnerable areas along coast, analyze ways to protect beaches | WESH 

New proposal would allow for water line extensions in rural Hillsborough County | WFLA 

Citizens committee forming on drainage issue to have up to 9 members, four-year terms | Ormond Beach Observer 

Palm Beach County battles catastrophic beach erosion, officials seek permanent solutions | WPEC 

City of Midway Focus Story Review | February 22, 2024 | 2:00 pm CDT

Water and Wastewater Sector Threat Briefing | February 27, 2024 | 1:00 pm CDT

Lead lines, water loss, and leak administration – OH MY! | February 29, 2024 | 2:00 pm CDT

EPA Veterans in the Water Workforce | February 29, 2024 | 11:00 am CDT

**FLOOD MITIGATION ASSISTANCE SWIFT CURRENT FY 2023 NOTICE OF FUNDING OPPORTUNITY

EPA Settles with Shipping Company over Claims of Clean Water Act Violations

New EPA rule to prevent deadly soot pollution - ABC27

EPA outlines new steps for Endangered Species Act | Environmental | farmweeknow.com

What you need to know about toxic 'forever chemicals' and the Indiana legislature - IndyStar

First PFAS "Forever Chemicals" Consumer-Initiated Blood Test with Physician Consult ...

Protecting Maryland Water from PFAS Pollution - Environment America

USACE releases Draft EA of Bunnell Wastewater Treatment Infrastructure Modernization for ...

Public Notice | Portion of Orange Street to Close for Sanitary Sewer Repair | City of Lakeland

Ed Killer: Everglades restoration has a long, expensive way to go

*As Lead Exceeds Limits Near Chicago, Residents Told To Avoid Tap Water

*Study Tracks Emerging Contaminants From Landfill To Treatment Plant To Application

*EPA Reveals More Evidence Of Widespread ‘Forever Chemicals’ In Drinking Water

*Engineers Unmask Nanoplastics In Oceans For The First Time, Revealing Their True Shapes And Chemistry

*Boil water notice issued for East Fort Myers neighborhoods - Fox 4 News

*Collier commissioners to discuss discontinuing use of fluoride in water - Naples Daily News

*Hundreds attended the EAA Reservoir Project cell 1 completion ceremony in Palm Beach County 

*Silver Springs pollution reaching unsafe levels, according to expected survey results - WUFT 

*TransMedia Group to Highlight How Altitude Water Atmospheric Generator Beats ... - StreetInsider

Pinellas County leaders update public on drought and water restrictions | ABC Action News

Improvements at Wildwood’s Millennium Park delayed after contractor fails to post bond | Villages News

Officials hope to find solution to odor problem at Oxford Oaks subdivision | Villages News

Sarasota Co. hosts several open house meetings for new FEMA Flood Zone Maps | ABC Action News

Precautionary boil water notice issued for East Fort Myers | WINK

Boil water notice for areas of High Springs | WCJB

US EPA Announces Intent to Fund Methane Reduction Projects

The most destructive EPA program you've never heard of | Fox News

U.S. EPA responds to reports it failed to disclose dioxin testing - The Times Leader

Critics: Bill cutting protections from PFAS toxic chemicals a step backward for Indiana

Method developed to detect PFAS in “under three minutes” - New Food magazine

EPA again OKs use of toxic herbicide linked to Parkinson's disease - The Guardian

EPA finalizes stronger standards for soot pollution in latest Biden climate action

Toxic chemicals showing up in private wells across SC, study shows. How big is the threat? - Yahoo

Water restrictions a possibility as Middleboro plans to replace East Grove St. treatment plant ...

Upgrade the Collier County wastewater treatment plants | Southwest Florida

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System Reduces Position in American ...

Flagler County to seek community’s input on possible beach renourishment project | News4Jax

Opinion: IN OUR OPINION: Bringing Jorgenson back would be a mistake | Santa Rosa Press Gazette

Lee County Commissioners award contract for water quality and flood mitigation project | Lehigh Acres Citizen

HEALTH OFFICIALS ISSUE BLUE-GREEN ALGAE BLOOM CAUTION FOR LAKE MINNEHAHA

EPA and DOE announce intent to fund projects to reduce methane emissions from the oil ...

EPA's new air pollution rules: U-M expert provides insight | University of Michigan News

SC health department releases data on private well PFAS sampling project

Consumers Beware! Food and Beverage Companies may know their P's and Q's but not their PFAS

Study demonstrates faster PFAS test method | WaterWorld

Wastewater project to impact traffic along Gateway West in East EP | KTSM 9 News

Sewer district fees compare favorably to other utilities | Government / Politics | keysnews.com

USACE moving more water to Everglades National Park | Okeechobee News 

Florida could remove the majority of mentions of climate change from state law | Tampa Bay Times 

Spanish Main Yacht Club celebrates $1M potable water project | Your Observer 

Viera Announces Partial Reopening for Ritch Grissom Memorial Wetland Following $2.7M Project | Space Coast Daily 

Newly-obtained document reveals more contaminated water in Riviera Beach | WPTV 

*Register Now: EPA-ASDWA Webinar on Lead Service Line Inventory Guidance

*EPA Analytical Method 1633 Now Published to Test for 40 PFAS in Other Media

*New EPA Booklet for State and Local Government Capacity Building Through Community Engagement

*EPA Publishes Updated State Asset Management Initiatives Document

*Small Drinking Water Systems Webinar: Lead Service Line Inventory Guidance

*ASDWA Submits Comments on EPA’s Proposed Lead and Copper Rule Improvements

*Florida city leaders investigate contamination of water - WPBF

*Drinking water test and notifying the public in Riviera Beach - WFLX

*Another water sample tested positive for fecal bacteria in August - WFLX 

*Another water sample tested positive for fecal bacteria in August, but city official says it's incorrect

*Some Killearn Lakes neighbors under boil water notice - WTXL

*Riviera Beach city officials ask questions about fecal matter in city water, receive few answers - WPBF

*Current, former Riviera Beach elected officials express concerns of prior water issues

*Inside Florida Politics: Florida Republicans rally around Trump: NPPP

EPA finalizes changes to strengthen implementation of Toxic Substances Control Act ...

EPA tightens rules on some air pollution for the first time in over a decade | NPR Illinois

US EPA sets stricter air quality standards - EHN - Environmental Health News

Federal PFAS restrictions could help New Mexico fight pollution - Carlsbad Current-Argus 

EPA Releases Proposed Resource Conservation and Recovery Act PFAS Rules 

U.S. EPA Proposes Nine PFAS Compounds as Resource Conservation and Recovery Act ...

Central Florida Wastewater Pipeline Will Be One of Longest in United States

Upgrade the Collier County Wastewater Treatment Plants - Coastal Breeze News

What ever happened with FOLK's Clean Water Act lawsuit against the City of Marathon?

Boil water advisory in place for Longboat Key street | Your Observer 


National Rural Water Association and WaterISAC Collaborate to Benefit Small Water Utilities Nationwide

Mayor Says Water Is Safe; Century to Hire Firm For $33K And Attorney For $350/Hour To ...

1000 Friends of Florida Names Four "Action Bills" in Tallahassee - The Bradenton Times

Rep. Salzman Says She Will Ask Florida Inspector General To Review Town Of Century's Operations

EPA finalizes stronger standards for harmful soot pollution, significantly increasing health ...

EPA tightens rules on some air pollution for the first time in over a decade - NPR 

Biden Administration Toughens Limits on Deadly Air Pollution - The New York Times

New Federal and State PFAS Requirements Put Clean Energy Companies in the Crosshairs

EPA reveals more evidence of widespread 'forever chemicals' in drinking water

EPA Proposes Two Rules That May Increase PFAS Corrective Action at RCRA-Permitted ...

New county health documents say Riviera Beach "failed to comply" after discovering feces in ...

Miami-Dade breaks ground on a $1.2 billion wastewater plant project on Virginia ... - Spot On Florida

Water And Wastewater Treatment Equipment Market Surges as Environmental Concerns ...

*E. coli, fecal matter 'did, in fact,' contaminate Riviera Beach drinking water, mayor says

*Study: Toxins linger in the Indian River Lagoon even in the absence of algae blooms - Florida Today 

*Manatee promises improved water quality after treatment plant upgrades | Your Observer

*How much water – or Stanley cup refills – should you really be drinking each day? - WFLA

*Pollution taints even the most remote parts of Everglades, canoe journey reveals - Sun Sentinel 

*U.S. Groundwater Drying Up At ‘Rapid And Accelerating’ Rate

*The Costly, Unintended Consequences Produced By The National Flood Insurance Program

*St. Lawrence River Heavily Polluted By Pharmaceutical Products

*US Water Alliance Convenes Multidisciplinary Team To Develop Greenhouse Gas Emission Guidance For Water Utilities

*Lawmaker proposes utilities notify public immediately after drinking water tests positive for ... - WPTV

*Florida lawmaker wants 'water alert' if contaminants found - YouTube

*Riviera Beach concluded positive E. Coli water test 'false positive,' emails show - WPTV

*Century to Hire Firm For $33K And Attorney For $350/Hour To Answer FDEP - NorthEscambia.com 

*International Bottled Water Association objects to Dr. Mirkin's warning about plastic - Villages-News

*Recreational weed THC caps in works as voters ready to vote to legalize - YouTube 

*Fecal matter and E.coli get into Florida city's drinking water, but public isn't notified (Video)

Spanish Main Yacht Club installs $1M of potable water pipes | Your Observer

Fort Lauderdale to recoup $400,000 from massive water pipe break caused by FPL subcontractor | Sun Sentinel

Riviera Beach concluded positive E. Coli water test 'false positive,' emails show | WPTV

Lawmaker proposes utilities notify public immediately after drinking water tests positive for contaminants | WPTV

Navy ‘urgently’ needs to fix new Hawaii water issues, lawmaker says | Navy Times

EPA Reaches Settlement with Greenidge Generation LLC on Actions to Address ...

EPA Announces Settlement with Mosaic Fertilizer for Alleged Chemical Accident Prevention ...

13 blue states say EPA should strengthen proposal to remove lead water pipes | The Hill

EPA Continues to Push Toward Regulation of PFAS By Proposing Two More New Rules ...

New Steps Announced to Protect Communities from PFAs - CleanLink

DoD Identifies Additional Locations for Interim PFAS Cleanup Actions

Miami-Dade dumps sewage into the ocean: Overhaul will reduce the foul flow - Phys.org

Water and Sewer team makes sure it's ready before future growth - Miami Today 

Century to Hire Firm For $33K And Attorney For $350/Hour To Answer FDEP - NorthEscambia.com

*WATER AND WASTEWATER SECTOR THREAT BRIEFING | 02.27.24 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Water quality and flood mitigation project approved by Lee commission | WINK 

Fort Lauderdale: Sinkhole to keep Bayview Drive closed for next 4 weeks | Sun Sentinel 

Mayor Says Water Is Safe; Century to Hire Firm For $33K And Attorney For $350/Hour To Answer FDEP | North Escambia 

New NASA mission could help Lake Okeechobee, red tide in Florida | WPTV 

1000 Friends of Florida Names Four "Action Bills" in Tallahassee | Bradenton Times 

Palatka Heights residents under boil water advisory | Action News Jax 

Robinson Bayou drainage improvement project set to be completed by 2026 | My Panhandle 

Riviera Beach collected 'fecal positive samples' from water served to customers, documents show | WPTV 

Opinion: Balance and logic are key to Lake Okeechobee water debate | Sun Sentinel 

Lake Okeechobee needs help now | Okeechobee News 

Addressing Emerging Contaminants in Source Water Using BIL Grants and Forgivable Loans | February 8, 2024 | 2:00 pm CDT

Achieving System Sustainability through the Rate Analysis Process | February 8, 2024 | 2:00 pm CDT

City of Midway Focus Story Review | February 22, 2024 | 2:00 pm CDT

Lead lines, water loss, and leak administration – OH MY! | February 29, 2024 | 2:00 pm CDT

**With climate change, is it time to consider a Category 6 hurricane?

*The EPA is proposing that 'forever chemicals' be considered hazardous substances - WGCU 

*Hahira residents one step closer to cleaner water with Environmental Protection Division plan - WTXL

*More cancers linked to water at Camp Lejeune, large CDC study finds - ABC Action News

*You're probably not drinking enough water | The Cairns Post

*Villages in Spain's northeast struggle to keep drinking water flowing during a drought emergency

State Inspection Of Century Water System Finds 35 Possible Violations, Including Low ...

EPA to Host Turner Station Community Meeting to Share Information on Efforts to Improve ...

EPA poised to reject Southern California smog plan - Los Angeles Times

EPA Announces Proposal to Classify Nine "Forever Chemicals" as Hazardous - InsideHook

World Cancer Day: Forever chemicals in tap water might cause cancer to spread, study finds

EPA may list PFAS as hazardous substance - The Eastern New Mexico News

A Public Health Imperative: No Forever Chemicals, No Lead Pipes - New York League of ...

Parents and teachers call on EPA to 'get the lead out' at school - Environment America

CAP Comments on the EPA's Proposed Lead and Copper Rule Improvements

EPA Takes Next Step in PFAS Regulations – Proposing Adding Nine PFAS as Hazardous ...

PFAS in Products: 2024 Is Off to a Busy Start in Many States | Insights | Holland & Knight

EPA Proposes Two New Regulations to Address PFAS Contamination - EHS Daily Advisor

Required boil water notice issued for parts of Bartow - WFLA

ONE CHARLOTTE, ONE WATER: Plan to address water quality in the county - Fox 4 News

*Pandemic Shines A Spotlight On The Need For Better Water Quality Management

*How To Size An Advanced Oxidation System For New Wastewater Installations

*Low-Carbon Water System Provides Clean, 24/7 Service To One Of India’s Holiest Cities

*Designing The Right Aeration System For 88-Acre Lagoon

*How To Cost-Effectively Increase Pumping Station Capacity

*Thornton, CO, Tackles LCR Sampling With 120Water

*Do You Have These Critical Spare Aeration Parts In Stock? (And Why You Should)

*Do You Have These Critical Spare Aeration Parts In Stock? (And Why You Should)

*Dual Auger System Replaces Grinder And Cuts Associated Plant Maintenance

*How Much Can Leak Detection Reduce Non-Revenue Water Losses?

*EPA Announces New Steps To Address PFAS Under Nation’s Hazardous Waste Law

*Agriculture And Pharma Key To Solving Micropollutants

Riviera Beach mayor confirms fecal matter 'did, in fact,' get into city's drinking water | WPEC

$9 million irrigation pipe to run beneath Indian River Lagoon in Vero Beach | WPEC

Normally at a crawl, the Los Angeles River threatens to overflow during torrential rains | My Panhandle

Drinking contaminated water could cause 'diarrheal illness' | WPTV

Manatee promises improved water quality after treatment plant upgrades | Your Observer

With pipes in need of repair, Orlando residents face paying much higher stormwater fees | Orlando Sentinel

E. coli, fecal matter 'did, in fact,' contaminate Riviera Beach drinking water, mayor says | WPTV

NASA to launch new PACE satellite to monitor Earth’s ecosystems | KLTV

Lake O fishing could be doomed | Okeechobee News

Chemical pollution victims in NY could get justice thanks to new bill

EPA may list PFAS as hazardous substance - Yahoo News 

New Zealand set to be first country to ban PFAS in cosmetic products - Chemistry World

State Inspection Of Century Water System Finds 35 Possible Violations, Including Low ...

*Toxic Red Tide Costs Florida's Economy $2.7 Billion as Tourists Avoid Algal Blooms on ...

*Navy water system sees increase in tap water, air quality complaints | Honolulu Star-Advertiser

*Canadian Frenchie Adapting to Life in Florida Is a Whole Vibe - Parade Pets

Tara Elementary students learn about water conservation | Your Observer 

State Inspection Of Century Water System Finds 35 Possible Violations, Including Low Chlorine And Falsification Of Records | North Escambia 

EPA proposes to enable states to require 'forever chemical' cleanup, giving substances ...

PFAS health effects and CDC guidelines on how to reduce PFAS exposure with Aaron ... 

EPA Takes Another Step Toward Regulation of PFAS Air Emissions - Duane Morris

EPA aims to clarify PFAS cleanup authority at hazardous waste facilities

Miami-Dade pipes wastewater into the ocean. This overhaul will reduce the foul flow

Open Letter: Nitrogen no fix for Charlotte County reclaimed water | Boca Beacon 

DC Water Issues Boil Advisory in Wake of Water Pressure Anomaly - Her Campus

*USACE to hold more water in Kissimmee Chain of Lakes | Okeechobee News

*An Orange County neighborhood ripped out its septic tanks to protect Wekiwa Springs. Now it’s sorry. | Orlando Sentinel

*Study offers insights to encourage sustainable agriculture, protect grasslands & wetlands | Okeechobee News

*Busy Panama City Beach Road remains closed | My Panhandle

*Blue-green algae returns to Cape Coral | WINK

*Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava delivers fourth State of the County address | South Dade News Leader

*Brookhaven to place sandbags along eastern Fire Island beaches damaged by storms | Newsday

*EPA Approves Alternative Test Procedures for the Analysis of Contaminants Under SDWA

*EPA Releases Third Round of UCMR 5 Data

*EPA Moves to Address PFAS Under RCRA

*ASDWA Provides Comments on Proposed LCRI to National Drinking Water Advisory Council

*EPA Moves to Address PFAS Under RCRA

*ASDWA Provides Comments on Proposed LCRI to National Drinking Water Advisory Council

*CISA-EPA Jointly Release Water and Wastewater Cybersecurity Toolkit

*Soaring Above Challenges: Drone-Based Inspection And Maintenance Takes Off

*Required boil water notice issued for parts of Bartow - WFLA 

*Seventeen landfills in England make toxic liquid hazardous to drinking water - The Guardian

*Villages in Spain's parched northeast struggle to keep drinking water ... - Citrus County Chronicle 

*You're probably not drinking enough water - Townsville Bulletin 

*Villages in Spain's parched northeast struggle to keep drinking water flowing - The Derrick

*Rick Jeffares to Testify 

*PFAS ‘Forever Chemicals’ Being Spread On World’s Ski Slopes

*Submit Your Ideas For Novel, Transformative Research

*ABB Breaks Ground On New U.S. Calibration Hall To Support Growing Demand For Instrumentation In North America

*ABB Breaks Ground On New U.S. Calibration Hall To Support Growing Demand For Instrumentation In North America

C.M. WALKER | Alachua County Today 

SRWMD releases soggy December report | Madison County Carrier 

The Nature Conservancy proposes measures to expedite oyster restoration in the Gulf of Mexico | Gulf Coast News Today 

**Power Outage Incident Annex to the Response and Recovery Federal Interagency Operational Plans 

**Collection/Transmission System Power Outage Contingency Plans