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Federal NPDES Stormwater Annual Site Inspections Due by September 29

Have you conducted your Stormwater Annual Site Inspection? Companies with coverage under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Multi-Sector General Permit (MSGP) for stormwater discharges associated with industrial activity must conduct an Annual Comprehensive Site Inspection by September 29, 2014. 217 more words

EH&S Compliance

SDS construction reaches Colorado Springs ahead of schedule and under budget -- The Colorado Springs Gazette

From The Colorado Springs Gazette (Emily Donovan):

Huge pipes being tunneled underground near the intersection of Powers Boulevard and Constitution Avenue is the first big sign after almost two decades of work to increase the water available to the Colorado Springs area by a third…

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Colorado Water

Lower Dolores study details native fish needs -- The Dolores Star

From The Dolores Star (Jim Mimiaga):

A conceptual plan for aiding native fish on the Lower Dolores River was approved by the Dolores Water Conservancy District in June.

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Colorado Water

Fountain Creek: "It seems to me at some point there will be a balance between water rights and property rights" -- Steve Witte

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Would a dam on Fountain Creek make a difference in a situation such as last week’s drainage along the Arkansas River?

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Colorado Water

Shorelines Cities Green Infrastructure Grants, Deadline Sept. 1

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced a solicitation for a second round of Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Grants.  EPA will award grants totaling up to $4.5 million to eligible shoreline cities to fund green infrastructure projects that will improve Great Lakes water quality. 156 more words

Michigan

Neighbors Fear Church Expansion Will Lead to More Flooding

DES MOINES, Iowa — As Saint Joseph’s Church on Des Moines’ east side grows, so do concerns from neighbors about flooding.

In Julie Hess’ back yard is a drainage pipe that carries all the storm water from the church property on to her property. 171 more words

News

Gene Callan & Stan Cole: Downtown Housing & EcoDistrics

Gene Callan from GBD Architects out of Portland and his college friend Stan Cole from Cole Architects here in Boise join us to discuss downtown housing and sustainable design. 220 more words

Green Building