News EPA Releases National Study of Nutrient Removal and Secondary Technologies Screener Survey to POTWs EPA has initiated a multi-phase study to showcase nutrient removal at publicly owned treatment works (“POTWs”). The goals of the study are to establish a nationwide baseline for nutrient removal at municipal wastewater treatment plants, and to characterize lower cost… Read More »
News ACWA Past President, Martha Clark Mettler, Testifies on Behalf of ACWA on The Appropriate Role of States and the Federal Government in Protecting Groundwater On Wednesday, April 18, Martha Clark Mettler (IN) represented ACWA testifying in front of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee at a hearing entitled The Appropriate Role of States… Read More »
News EPA’s FY18 Information Released On March 23, 2018, the FY18 Omnibus bill became law with the President’s signature. EPA’s funding levels remained at $8.1 billion despite the president’s drastic proposed cuts. Bill highlights include $2.9 billion for Clean Water and Drinking Water SRF, an increase of $600 million, and $63 million for WIFIA, also an increase… Read More »
Agenda 2017 ACWA Nutrients Permitting Final Agenda The agenda is still in draft form. Check back for more information. Travel Information Transportation Options – Nutrients Permitting Accommodations Accommodations: Single $93.00 – Double $106.00 plus tax. Ask for the Nutrient Permitting Workshop group rate. Meeting registration link provided below.
Last Chance to Register for the Variance Face-to-Face Workshop The Variance Face-to-Face Workshop will be held November 16 – 17, 2017 in Washington, DC. The workshop will be a venue for face-to-face information sharing between the state water quality standards staff and EPA. For more information on this meeting and a draft agenda, please see… Read More »
In this issue: dates for upcoming meetings are announced, EPA announces WIFIA projects, updates on the appropriations process, and more!… Read More ACWA Weekly Wrap Vol. VIII, Issue 26 (Week of July 17, 2017) »
The Weekly Wrap is back after a hiatus! In this issue: dates for upcoming meetings are announced, EPA releases national water program guidance, updates on the appropriations process, and more!… Read More ACWA Weekly Wrap Vol. VIII, Issue 25 (Week of July 10, 2017) »
ACWA provides comments of the new WOTUS process, EPA develops a new app, EPA releases a new MS4 permit compendium series, and more!… Read More ACWA Weekly Wrap Vol. VIII, Issue 23 (Week of June 19, 2017) »