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On Wednesday, March 24, the U.S. Senate Environment & Public Works Committee passed a bi-partisan package of wastewater, stormwater, drinking water, and water reuse infrastructure funding program.

See what the bill includes

On March 16, House Transportation and Infrastructure (T&I) Chairman Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Water Resources and Environment Subcommittee Chairwoman...

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Former North Caroline environmental chief Michael Regan was sworn in as the 16th U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...

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Alexandria, Va. – The U.S. stormwater sector faces an estimated $8.5 billion annual funding gap, according to a...

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The Water Environment Federation (WEF) on February 8 sent a letter to the Joseph Biden administration expressing wishes...

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Matt Bond Matt Bond is Director of Engineering at KC Water and a Past President of the Water...

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I watched in horror as the insurrection unfolded at the U.S. Capitol on January 6th, 2021. Wrapped into that worry was my overwhelming concern for everything that WEF and its members value. In case the connection between domestic terrorism and clean water and affordable services is not immediately obvious, let me explain.

Hear the connection between clean water and democracy

On January 12, 2021, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed a Federal Register notice finalizing the 2021...

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On Dec. 22, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized the Lead and Copper Revised Rule (LCRR), the...

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On Dec. 20th, Congressional leaders announced an agreement on a roughly $900 billion coronavirus relief and economic aid...

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President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate Michael Regan to lead the EPA, putting a North Carolina environmental...

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Upcoming Webinar: What to expect in the Biden Administration and the 117th Congress About This Week in...

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Unfortunately, this agreed upon version dropped all of the wastewater, drinking water and stormwater provisions. It's a...

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The Water Sector Coordinating Council (WSSC) is urging U.S. water and wastewater utilities to coordinate with state and local health departments to ensure they are included in distribution plans for the COVID-19 vaccine.

Read the open letter from WSSC

Find out the main themes and trends that emerged as operators, engineers, manufacturers, regulators, scientists, students, educators, and officials from all over the globe connected online to discover, learn, listen, and connect about all aspects of the water sector.

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