Waste Management Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Will concrete plant leave historic home in dust? - Wednesday, 29 July 2015 00:56Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Sherwoodgazette.com

    Zoning laws didn't exist in Forest Grove in 1854, when A.T. 'God Almighty' Smith first felled giant oak trees near what is now the south end of Elm Street, then yoked oxen to a hand-built cart with oak trunk slices for wheels and hauled the wood to the site where he built his two-story house. Now it looks north to Highway 47 and east to an industrial zone that includes SakA One brewery, Forest Grove Storage and Kerr Contractors, Inc., which recycles building materials, including concrete, asphalt and various kinds of rock.

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  2. Grazing goats fatally stabbed in Coeur d'Alene - Wed, 29 Jul 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Spokesman-Review

    Three of the goats used by the city of Coeur d'Alene for weed control were stabbed at a city well, leaving one nearly decapitated and a second mortally wounded. Police are investigating the animal abuse and asking the public for help in solving the crime, which occurred Monday night Three of the goats used by the city of Coeur d'Alene for weed control were stabbed at a city well, leaving one nearly decapitated and a second mortally wounded.

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  3. Lake, playa E. coli levels safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Amarillo.com

    On the north side of Playa No. 7 in The Greenways, two rented pumps sit ready to pump water out to McDonald Lake at South Coulter Street and Southwest 45th Avenue.

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  4. Contract approved to replace Bluffton Township Fire District's fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Bluffton Today

    The Bluffton Township Fire District will receive a new fleet, and officials say it will save money by selling the current one. Beaufort County Council approved Monday a $4.1 million contract with Roebuck-based Spartan Fire and Emergency Apparatus, Inc. to provide the district with 10 new engines.

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  5. Chesterfield County residents oppose landfill expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    The controversy continued over the planned expansion of a Chesterfield County landfill following a public hearing on July 28. At the center of the hearing was the plan to convert a quarry into additional landfill space. Shoosmith Brothers, Incorporated runs the landfill, which consists of more than 40 million cubic yards of volume.

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  6. Low river flow prompts Strasburg drought watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Northern Virginia Daily

    By issuing the watch, the town asked people to limit how much water they use indoors and outside. The request to conserve water is voluntary, not mandatory.

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  7. Millions of Federal Dollars for Abandoned Mine Lands at RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KFBB

    Millions of federal dollars used to maintain thousands of abandoned mine sites scattered throughout Montana and on tribal lands is at risk of being cut. At stake is $5 million in federal funding to preserve nearly 7,000 abandoned mines across the state of Montana and on tribal lands is on the chopping block of President Obama's proposed budget for the 2016 fiscal year.

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  8. Southbridge council to finance airport sewer tie-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Chairman Esteban Carrasco Jr. argued that the town needed to reduce its financial reliance on the Vermont waste management company, while at the same time address a need to provide infrastructure for the nearby airport's terminal building and diner. ...

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  9. Town Hall on Mineral Rights and Oil DrillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WILX-TV Lansing

    Rep. Tom Cochran and Sen. Curtis Hertel will be there with experts from Michigan State University Extension and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality.

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  10. North Texas water district gets key approval for new reservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Dallas Morning News

    The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality has issued the first uncontested water rights permit for a new reservoir in the state in 50 years, the next-to-last major step for the North Texas Municipal Water District to build its Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir in Fannin Count y. The water district still needs final approval from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for a Section 404 permit under the Clean Water Act.

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  11. Boil Water Notice for MHWSC CustomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KRGV

    The water pressure went below 20 psi due to a major line break at the Rangerville Booster station. It affected the ability to maintain and/or deliver water to the system on Tuesday morning.

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  12. Next steps for Grand Rapids whitewater before construction in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | MLive.com

    Re-creation of the Grand River rapids through downtown could be underway two years from now pending permits and funding, according to a city administrator. A city steering committee is recommending that a temporary public-private entity be created to work with the Trust for Public Land on removing existing dams and putting boulders back into the riverbed.

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  13. NVDaily update: Strasburg issues drought watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Northern Virginia Daily

    The town encourages people, including private well users, to begin voluntary water conservation actions. All users should cut back on or eliminate outside watering and take other steps to reduce consumption.

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  14. South County Remains Split Over SewersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KBND-AM Bend

    It's still unclear whether a majority of south county residents support moving forward with the formation of a sewer district. The Deschutes County Planning Commission held a meeting to gauge public opinion, last week.

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  15. Water boil advisory lifted at Texas baseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Stars and Stripes

    Military personnel living at Naval Air Station Corpus Christi had to wait two days longer than the rest of the city to stop boiling their tap water because a water sample on base had tested positive for bacteria. Fifi Kieschnick, a public affairs officer for the base, said the base does its own water quality testing, which is why the boil advisory wasn't lifted Saturday night when the citywide advisory expired.

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  16. The unsung heroes in our wildfire fightRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Hill

    This summer, wildfire threats abound across the West. States like California can barely call it a fire "season" anymore.

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  17. Infocast's 4th Lone Star State Water Summit Comes to Austin this SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | PRWeb

    Infocast's 4th Lone Star Water Summit is coming to the Hilton in Austin, TX this September 9 - September 10, 2015. The event will primarily focus on key financiers and project developers gathering to discuss the P3 opportunities in Flood Mitigation Infrastructure in Texas.

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  18. Ozone alert declared Tuesday for the Baton Rouge regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    The state Department of Environmental Quality has declared an ozone action day because air pollution could get high enough in the afternoon to cause health problems for some people in the Baton Rouge region. Parishes involved in the Tuesday's alert include East Baton Rouge, West Baton Rouge, Iberville, Livingston, Ascension and Pointe Coupee.

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  19. DEQ says scrapping some mandatory reports could save timeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality says it could shed lots of busy work if lawmakers scrapped a dozen mandatory reports the department deems unnecessary. The Lansing State Journal reports the DEQ estimates that if the reports were handled by one full-time employee it would take that worker more than 33 weeks to complete.

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  20. Michigan-made pesticide Zequanox adds muscle to war on zebra musselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | MLive.com

    The history of the zebra mussel invasion reads like the victory march of a conquering power: The United Kingdom fell in the 1820s. Sweden fell in the 1920s.

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