D.C. Agency to Ask Congress to Fund Billion-Dollar Sewer Project
- State, Local Officials Press Congress for More Sewer Funds. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;7/9/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31922, p5
Reports that a group representing sewer authorities in the U.S. called on Congress on July 8, 2004, to approve pending legislation that will provide through 2006 $1.5 billion in grants to states and local governments to help upgrade aging sewer systems and prevent combined storm sewer and...
- VRA Plunging Into SRF Market for Its Largest-Ever Sale. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;5/13/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31883, p32
Reports that the Virginia Resources Authority is preparing to sell as much as $165 million in clean water revenue bonds. Leveraging of the federal capitalization grants provided through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's clean water state revolving loan fund; Optimism expressed by Lisa...
- A Great Cleanup. // Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;4/2/2010, Vol. 79 Issue 21, p2
The article discusses the effort of the U.S. government to save the Great Lakes, the source of drinking water for more than 40 million people, from pollution caused by chemicals and wastewater being dumped by companies and from invasive species that kill fishes.
- Feds to pump $1.25M into local water projects. // Inside Tucson Business;10/05/98, Vol. 8 Issue 28, p23
Reports on the infusion of additional federal support for water management projects in Tucson, Arizona in fiscal year 1999. Approval of the Energy and Water Appropriations bill by the United States House of Representatives; List of funded projects.
- House Approves Water Quality Funds. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;05/05/2000, Vol. 332 Issue 30885, p5
Reports that the United States House has approved a legislative bill granting additional funding for water quality management projects in the country.
- USDA targets $5 million for state water projects. // Business Journal (Central New York);05/21/99, Vol. 13 Issue 20, p7
Reports on United States Agriculture Secretary Dan Glickman's announcement of grants and loans worth more than $154 million, to improve water facilities in 44 states. Rationale behind the investment; Target communities for the funds; Amount set for New York State.
- Rural wastewater systems now offered grants. // Underground Construction;May97, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p14
Announces the publication of final guidelines for the US Environmental Protection Agency's Hardship Grants Program for Rural Communities which provides grants to states for improving wastewater treatment services.
- Ugh, that smell! Herreras, Marl // Wenatchee Business Journal;Jun2000, Vol. 14 Issue 6, pB13
Reports that Peter Burgoon's company Water Quality Associates in Wenatchee, Washington has received a grant from the United States Agriculture Department for his wastewater treatment project in Moses Lake. Aim of removing odors out of wastewater produced by fruit and vegetable processing;...
- Analysts: Water SRF programs' credit quality is on an upswing. Kinnander, Ola // Bond Buyer;05/17/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30642, p4
Focuses on analysts' assessment of the financial health of the state revolving loan fund (SRF) programs for clean water and drinking water facilities in the United States. Credit strength of the nation's water facilities; Contrast between the two programs; Reason for the lack of progress in SRF...