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New section of Bedford dealing with water contamination

Union Leader 19 Apr 2021
... water,” he said ... He is also speaking with representatives from DES about opportunities to receive grant or loan money through the Clean Water and Drinking Water State Revolving Funds to pay for that water line project, which is estimated to cost between $700,000 and $900,000.

THIS WEEK AT THE COLORADO CAPITOL | week of April 19-23, 2021

Colorado Politics 19 Apr 2021
House Agriculture, Livestock & Water Committee, Room 107HB 1260, Garnett and CatlinGeneral Fund Transfer Implement State Water Plan (part of the Colorado Recovery Plan stimulus) Background here.HB 1262, Lontine and LynchMoney Support Agricultural Events Organization (part of the Colorado Recovery Plan stimulus).

Mount Lawry Beech Forest To Be Protected

Scoop 19 Apr 2021
The Waimakariri Water Zone Committee is supporting ...

Illegal Bedouin settlements need Israel's support - World Likud

The Jerusalem Post 19 Apr 2021
Some 90 thousand Negev Bedouins live in non-regulated communities or shanty towns where little, if any, municipal services exist, including basic water and sewage infrastructure ... The plan provided funding for proper zoning, electricity and water infrastructure, and access to modern healthcare, education, and social services to Bedouin communities.

Republic of Congo: Crackdown on dissent as economic crisis exacerbates failures in health system

Amnesty 19 Apr 2021
... of running water and electricity supply in recent years. A health center official told Amnesty International that the facility did not have funds to renew their stock of medicines or pay the water bills ... I could only eat a small piece of bread and drink a glass of water per day…".

€36 million from the EU, France, and the World Bank to build the Hebron Regional Waste Water Treatment Plant

Reliefweb 18 Apr 2021
AFD funded projects also aim at capacity building, within public institutions and at utility level, as well as supporting implementation of the 2014 Water Law. The World Bank has played a key donor’s coordination role to mobilize a substantial grant funding to the water sector in West Bank and Gaza over the past 25 years.

Rajasthan govt to use state funds for Isarda-Dausa project

Hindustan Times 18 Apr 2021
Under the project, drinking water will be supplied to six towns and 1,256 villages of Dausa and Sawai Madhopur districts ... The Rajasthan Cabinet on Sunday gave approval to use state funds for the completion of the Isarda-Dausa drinking water project ... In addition to the funds ...

Crackdown on tax defaulters in Trichy

The Times of India 18 Apr 2021
Hit by severe fund crunch for the past few years, the has embarked on a drive to retrieve property tax and other user charge arrears amounting to Rs 42 crore, by preparing a list of top 100 defaulters ... On an average, about 200 water connections are terminated daily. The civic body said fund crunch has hit the operation and maintenance activities.


News & Record 18 Apr 2021
MADISON – A new $2.2 million construction project will link the municipal water systems of Madison and Mayodan and provide water for anticipated expansion in the area. The interconnection project, funded by a grant from the ...

N.C. Rural Infrastructure Authority approves more than $3.7 million in funding

News & Record 18 Apr 2021
RIA members review and approve funding requests from local communities ... The Golden LEAF Foundation has awarded funds for stormwater construction, while the Industrial Development Fund - Utility Account has awarded funds for water, sewer and roads for Phase II of the park ... In addition to reviewing and approving funding requests, the N.C.

Davis: Give your lawn irrigation system an audit

Longview News-Journal 18 Apr 2021
Just like a financial audit makes sure that funds are where they ought to be, an irrigation audit confirms that your sprinkler system is putting water where you want it and at the correct amount. Irrigation audits are a great way to make sure your system is operating efficiently so you can conserve water in your landscape.

Hassan’s kalyanis spring back to life

Deccan Herald 18 Apr 2021
People queuing up before water tankers and parched water sources has been a familiar sight in Hassan, the land of kalyanis and lakes. Though part of the Malnad region, people still face frequent crop failures due to acute water shortage ... They knew rejuvenating them would address several water issues ... So, ideally there should not be water shortage.

Feds offer California new drought aid

Santa Cruz Sentinel 18 Apr 2021
The survey found the snowpack at 49.5 inches deep with a water content of 21 inches ... The declaration also modified reservoir releases, accelerated funding for water projects ready to break ground and lifted requirements that water projects comply with California’s environmental quality law ... They as a direct result of reduced water access.

Nearly 60 million Americans don't drink their tap water, research suggests – here's why that's ...

The Concord Township News-Herald 18 Apr 2021
Imagine seeing a news report about lead contamination in drinking water in a community that looks like yours. It might make you think twice about whether to drink your tap water or serve it to your kids – especially if you also have experienced tap water problems in the past ... did not drink their tap water as of 2017-2018.

Northwest Minnesota Arts Council announces funding opportunity for public art projects

Grand Forks Herald 18 Apr 2021
The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council has announced that funding is available for a new category of arts activity, public art projects in this region ... Funds for the program come from the Minnesota State Legislature through the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund of the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment.