Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing: February 20, 2017

  • Key Water Legislators, NOAA Water Prediction Expert Added to Water Policy Conference Lineup
  • Pruitt Confirmed as EPA Administrator
  • AMWA Hosts INSIGHT Webinar Thursday
  • Stream Protection Rule Repealed
  • AMWA Praises WIFIA Rules, Urges Caution on Fees
  • Mayors Seek Support for Integrated Planning Bill
  • Register Today for AMWA’s First Innovations Webinar
  • House Democrats Present SDWA Reform Wish List
  • Congress, AMWA Observe Presidents’ Day

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Monday Morning Briefing: February 13, 2017

  • INSIGHT Financial Database and Dashboard Coming Thursday
  • INSIGHT Webinar Set for February 23
  • New Report Details Value of Tax-Exempt Municipal Bonds
  • Army Corps Extends Comment Period on Reservoir Use Proposal
  • Senate Panel Examines Rural Infrastructure Issues
  • Senate EPW Panel Fills Subcommittee Assignments
  • Registration Opens for AMWA’s First Innovations Webinar
  • AMWA Members Receive National Recognition
  • US Water Alliance Seeks Nominees for 2017 US Water Prize
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: February 6, 2017

  • Pruitt Nomination to Head EPA Voted Out of Committee
  • New Executive Order Aims to Limit Regulatory Costs
  • Rep. Gibbs Added to Congressional Lineup for Water Policy Conference
  • Iowa Supreme Court Rules Against Des Moines Water Works in Agricultural Runoff Case
  • Movement on Flint Class Action Lawsuits Continues at Fast Pace
  • Energy Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Cyber Threats
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: January 30, 2017

  • Pruitt Backs WIFIA, SRFs in Response to Committee Questions
  • Join February 3 Conference Call with Army Corps on Proposed Reservoir Rule
  • Updated EUM Primer Released
  • Senate Democrats Propose $110 Billion in New Water and Wastewater Funding
  • Executive Order Calls for Expedited Environmental Reviews
  • EPA Updates Human Health Benchmarks for Pesticides
  • EPA Releases Guidance for Emergency Sampling and Analysis
  • Rep. Graves to Lead Water Resources Subcommittee
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: January 23, 2017

  • White House Pauses New Regulations; Senate Confirms Cabinet Secretaries
  • Dates Announced for Utility Financial Information Results Release
  • AMWA’s 2017 Webinar Series to Feature Member Innovations
  • EPA's Water Transfers Rule Upheld in 2nd Circuit
  • Pruitt, Zinke Face Confirmation Hearings
  • AMWA Requests Comment Period Extension for Corps of Engineers Reservoir Rule
  • OMB, CEQ Release Guidance to Speed Federal Infrastructure Permitting Process
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing January 16, 2017

  • Lead Service Line Replacement Collaborative Launches Website, Toolkit
  • EPA Begins Soliciting Applications for WIFIA Funding
  • EPA Initiates Peer Review of Lead Modeling Approaches
  • Lawmakers Try Again on Water Conservation Tax Bill
  • House Approves NOAA Research Bill
  • NIST Releases Updated Cybersecurity Framework Draft
  • Confirmation Hearing Held for DHS Nominee Gen. John Kelly
  • EPA Updates Drinking Water Section of Protective Action Guide Manual
  • Upcoming Water Resources Dashboard Webinar: Drought and Soil Moisture
  • Blueprint for One Water Released
  • This Week in Congress
  • AMWA Headquarters Schedule

Monday Morning Briefing: January 9, 2017

  • 115th Congress Underway on Capitol Hill
  • Online Registration Opens for AMWA’s 2017 Water Policy Conference
  • New Bill Would Streamline Reclamation Environmental Reviews
  • House Approves Bills Targeting Excessive Regulations
  • Lead Free Requirements Rule Proposed by EPA
  • Join AMWA Call on Army Corps’ Proposed Reservoir Policy Updates
  • Gina McCarthy Releases EPA Cabinet Exit Memo
  • Next Water Resources Dashboard Webinar: Snow Cover and Snowfall
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: December 19, 2016

  • Corps of Engineers Proposes Rule for Governing Its Reservoir Projects Operated for Municipal, Industrial and Domestic Use
  • Conservative Lawmaker Targets Chemical Security, Greenhouse Gas Rules
  • EPA Releases Final Report on Hydraulic Fracturing Impacts
  • Slides from EPA’s WIFIA Briefings Now Online
  • EPA/USGS Release Report on Protecting Aquatic Life
  • Happy Holidays from AMWA!

Monday Morning Briefing December 12, 2016

  • Trump Selects Scott Pruitt to Head EPA
  • Congress Approaches Finish Line with WRDA, Spending Bills
  • WIIN Act Authorizes LSL Grants, Allows WIFIA Application Fee Financing
  • EPA Administrator Signs Final UCMR4 – Pre-Publication Version Posted
  • EPA Releases Two WIFIA Rules
  • NDWAC Meets in Washington, D.C. 
  • US Water Alliance Publishes One Water Roadmap

Monday Morning Briefing: December 5, 2016

  • EPA Releases Final Drinking Water Action Plan
  • White House Unveils Recommendations on Science and Technology for Safe Drinking Water
  • California Agencies Issue Draft Comprehensive Plan for Water Use and Drought Preparedness
  • GOP Chooses Walden to Chair Energy and Commerce Committee
  • EPA to Host Webinar on Financing Resilience Mitigation 
  • SRF American Iron and Steel Requirements Refresher Training Announced
  • US Water Alliance Plans Webinar on Accelerating Innovation in Water Sector
  • This Week In Congress