Standards & Regulations

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Standards & Regulations

NACWA gives regulatory update

Oct. 13, 2023
Emily Remmel, senior director of Regulatory Affairs for NACWA, discusses the impact PFAS has on stormwater and what the next big emerging contaminant of concern could be. Remmel...
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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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California Department of Water Resources Announces $5 Million in Funding for Emergency Flood Response

Dec. 5, 2022
This funding will help to improve the emergency response efforts for first responders and help these communities prepare for threats of flooding.
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Stormwater Management

WEF Extends National MS4 Needs Survey Deadline

Dec. 1, 2022
The biannual survey is now open until December 16 and should be completed by MS4 permit holders or entities that manage MS4 permits for municipal clients.
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EPA Announces $52M in Grants for States to Support Clean Water, Flood Resilience & Water Equity

Nov. 30, 2022
The agency is also implementing new requirements under the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law to help states support projects in small and financially distressed communities.
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EPA & State Partners Announce 50% Reduction in Noncompliance of the Clean Water Act

Nov. 30, 2022
In FY 2018, the EPA and 47 states agreed to collaborate on a goal to reduce significant noncompliance among facilities permitted under the Clean Water Act by 50 percent over five...
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Nearly $350,000 in Grants Awarded to Support Marine Water Quality, Conservation & Flood Protection in New York

Nov. 23, 2022
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) press releaseNew York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced...