TITLE

NEWS line

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Jun2010, Vol. 65 Issue 6, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. related to waterways system projects. A grant was awarded by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to Ottumwa, Iowa's local government for the construction of a multi-phased combined sewer separation project. Kansas City plans on reducing sewer overflows. New Jersey American Water files for new rates which will increase its water bill by $7.10 per month.
ACCESSION #
51894714

 

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