Utah Stormwater Coalition
PFAS include around 5,000 chemicals. They have been produced since the 1940s, but their health and environmental risks only gained widespread attention after the chemicals were found in drinking water in 2001. Nearly everyone has come in contact with these forever chemicals through water, food or consumer products.
August 09, 2023
DULUTH — The pool of plaintiffs challenging the city over stormwater fees could soon grow after a judge certified the lawsuit as a class-action case.
In an order Wednesday, Judge Eric Hylden said the current plaintiffs, Moline Manufacturing LLC and Glass Merchant Inc., which does business as Walsh Windows, have met the factors needed for the class certification.
June 27, 2023
The Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank announced a $515,000 Clean Water State Revolving Fund loan to the Town of Narragansett to protect its wastewater facility from coastal erosion.
“With sea level rise and more frequent and severe coastal storm events, critical infrastructure like Narragansett’s Scarborough Wastewater Treatment Facility need to be hardened to the impacts of climate change,” said Jeffrey Diehl, CEO of Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank. “We are pleased that this $515,000 loan will allow Narragansett to better protect their wastewater treatment facility which is so important to residents, businesses, and the environment.”
March 22, 2023
This World Water Day is about accelerating change to solve the water and sanitation crisis.
And because water affects us all, we need everyone to take action.
That means you!
You and your family, school and community can make a difference by changing the way you use, consume and manage water in your lives.
Your commitments will be added to the Water Action Agenda, to be launched at the UN 2023 Water Conference – the first event of its kind for nearly 50 years.
This is a once-in-a-generation moment for the world to unite around water.
Play your part. Do what you can.