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EPA announces winners of the 5th annual Campus RainWorks Challenge

April 21st, 2017 by

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the winners of its fifth annual Campus RainWorks Challenge, a national college competition to engage the next generation to design solutions for stormwater pollution using green infrastructure.

Terracon announces plans for new headquarters

April 21st, 2017 by

Terracon announced that the company will build its new $21 million corporate headquarters in Olathe, keeping nearly 200 employees close to the company’s existing location.

Phoenix’s 27th Avenue Compost Facility earns Envision Silver rating

April 21st, 2017 by

Phoenix’s 27th Avenue Compost Facility is the recent recipient of the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) Envision Silver verification.

Phoenix’s 27th Avenue Compost Facility earns Envision Silver rating

Seventeen states invest in water reuse as a long-term supply strategy

April 21st, 2017 by

Traditional water supplies are no longer a certainty for many municipal water utilities across the U.S., sparking a wave of investment in water reuse and desalination projects exceeding $18 billion.

National Hydrography Dataset / Watershed Boundary Dataset Map Service Improvement

April 21st, 2017 by

As part of an ongoing effort to improve the suite of hydrography web-based map services, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) will separate the services for the National Hydrography Dataset (NHD) and Watershed Boundary Dataset (WBD).

New framework launched to help city officials and insurers improve infrastructure resilience

April 20th, 2017 by

Cities will need to overhaul their approach to risk management if they are to make their infrastructure more resilient to catastrophic events, according to a new report.