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On Wednesday, May 20, the Senate Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee will hold an EPA oversight hearing....

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The U.S. EPA is amplifying the water sector’s pleas to flush only toilet paper and dispose of all other items in garbage receptacles.

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On May 12th, the House unveiled a $3 trillion coronavirus relief package, H.R. 6800, called the HEROES Act....

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On Monday, May 11, the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the American Water Works Association (AWWA) sent a...

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Public Water Sector Remains Committed to Working with Congress on Stimulus Relief as Result of COVID-19 Pandemic, as...

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(Washington, D.C.) – Today marks the beginning of Water Week 2020, as thousands of representatives from across the...

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Webinar: April 29th - Water Week 2020 - Insights from Washington - Don't Miss! About This Week in...

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On April 23, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its decision in the Maui case. About This Week in...

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On April 21, the Trump administration's Navigable Waters Protection rule, which narrows the number of streams and wetlands...

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The WEF Stormwater Institute (SWI) is updating its Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) survey. Consisting of 26 questions, the 2020 MS4 Needs Assessment Survey will take the pulse of the U.S. stormwater sector in search of up-to-date information on permittee characteristics, obstacles, and opportunities.

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In recent days, state and federal regulatory groups have made several temporary policy changes that recognize the water sector’s critical role in protecting public health during the coronavirus pandemic.

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On March 27, U.S. EPA Administrator, Andrew Wheeler, issued a letter to State Governors requesting that water and wastewater workers, as well as the manufacturers and suppliers who provide vital services and materials to the water sector, be considered essential workers and businesses by state authorities when enacting restrictions to curb the spread of COVID-19.

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On Mar. 25, the Senate passed a third coronavirus relief package, HR 748. The House is expected...

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On March 20, WEF hosted a webcast on Clean Water Act regulatory issues in the midst of the...

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WEF is taking steps to help ensure the health and safety of our members, staff, and the community as well as seeking alternate avenues to provide the educational content and expertise you need. Watch video messages from WEF President Jackie Jarrell and WEF Executive Director Walt Marlowe.

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