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For buildings located near rivers and streams, awareness of multiple scenarios is key to understanding what flooding risks are possible.
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Washington Department of Ecology & Contractor Settle Penalty for Water Violations

Dec. 23, 2022
Washington Department of EcologyThe Washington Department of Ecology has reached a settlement agreement with Portland-based 1108 South Hillhurst Subdivision LLC for a $135,000...
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EPA Settles With Red Mountain Truck Lines for Fuel Spill into Blacktail Creek

Dec. 22, 2022
The company is set to pay a Clean Water Act penalty for discharge of fuel into Blacktail Creek.
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New Jersey DEP Awards $9.95 Million to Improve Water Quality, Reduce Nonpoint Source Pollution Impacts

Dec. 14, 2022
The funding stems from a $10 million federal American Rescue Plan Act award to New Jersey that was appropriated by the state Legislature for the management and maintenance of ...
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New York Gov. Hochul Announces $55.4 Million Investment in Water Infrastructure Projects in 8 Counties

Dec. 13, 2022
Through this funding, EFC will provide a grant and interest-free financing to the Albany Municipal Water Finance Authority, with funds coming from the federal Bipartisan Infrastructure...
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$10.3 Million in Grants Awarded to Improve the Health of Long Island Sound

Dec. 12, 2022
The grants are matched by $5.8 million from the grantees themselves, resulting in $16.1 million combined total funding for conservation projects in New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts...