Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing: August 7, 2017

  • Senator Introduces WaterSense, Efficiency Bills
  • EPA to Host Webinars on New Water Finance Clearinghouse
  • AMWA Innovation Series Returns this Fall with Webinar on Climate Change and Resilience Planning
  • Senate Committee Examines Water Management Strategies
  • Flint SRF Debt Forgiven
  • AMWA Seeks Data on CCR Production, Delivery Costs
  • Registration Now Open for Imagine a Day Without Water
  • 2017 Congress in Recess, Monday Morning Briefing Takes a Break

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Monday Morning Briefing: July 31, 2017

  • DWSRF Reauthorization, Electronic CCRs Part of SDWA Bill Approved by Committee
  • EPA Releases Strategic Plan for Lead Outreach Under WIIN Act
  • Public Comment Period Begins on EPA Proposal to Rescind Clean Water Rule
  • House Approves FY18 Spending Bill with Army Corps Funds
  • Senate Panel Approves Slight NOAA Cut
  • Briefing Outlines Benefits to Water Utilities of Electricity Grid Security Exercise
  • New Emergency Best Practices to Be Shared in August 17 Webinar
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Monday Morning Briefing: July 24, 2017

  • House Appropriations Panel Approves 6.5% EPA Cut
  • EPA Invites 12 Projects to Apply for WIFIA Loans
  • New State-by-State Guide Details Customer Assistance Program Options
  • AMWA Urges Senators to Maintain Tax-Exempt Municipal Bonds
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Monday Morning Briefing: July 17, 2017

  • Subcommittee Advances SDWA Reforms, DWSRF Reauthorization With Bipartisan Support
  • New Legislation Envisions Quarterly Consumer Confidence Reporting
  • DWSRF, WIFIA Funding Would Stay Flat in FY18 Spending Bill
  • House Panel Approves Agriculture, Energy & Water Spending Bills
  • House Approves California Water Bill
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Monday Morning Briefing: July 10, 2017

  • AMWA Speaks Out Against Plastic Pipe Mandates
  • AMWA Signs Letter Urging Congress to Maintain RISA Program Funding

  • AMWA’s Fall Conference to Spotlight Recruiting and Retaining Key Employees

  • Water Utilities Invited to Participate in EARTH EX Cross-Sector Power Outage Exercise

  • Water-Power Resilience Workshops Planned for Texas and Arizona

  • WaterSense, Water Efficiency Programs Included in Energy Bill

  • House Plans Vote on California Water Bill

  • Nestlé Study Finds Supermajority Of Americans Worry About Drinking Water

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Monday Morning Briefing: July 3, 2017

  • EPA Proposes to Rescind Clean Water Rule
  • Senators View Water Infrastructure as “Bright Spot” in EPA Funding Proposal
  • House Spending Bills Reject Trump’s Most Severe Proposed Cuts
  • EPA Finalizes WIFIA Fee Schedule
  • AMWA Seeks to Boost WaterSMART Funding
  • Forsgren Named Deputy Assistant Administrator for EPA Office of Water
  • NotPetya Malware Affects Computers Around the World
  • Congress, AMWA Celebrate Independence Day

Monday Morning Briefing: June 26, 2017

  • House Approves Water Supply Permitting Reforms
  • Planned Legislation Would Authorize Billions for DWSRF
  • Senators Reintroduce Bill Targeting Lead in Schools
  • WaterISAC Cyber Threat Briefing Scheduled For June 28
  • Interior Department Seeks Input on Implementing Regulatory Reform Agenda
  • FEMA Administrator Brock Long Confirmed
  • AMWA Submits Follow-Up Replies After Congressional Testimony
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Monday Morning Briefing: June 19, 2017

  • Representatives Criticize Proposed EPA Cuts
  • Reminder: AMWA Seeks Speakers for Executive Management Conference
  • Senate Panel Considers Water Storage Project Permitting Reforms
  • AMWA Urges Preservation of USDA Water Programs
  • Source Water Collaborative Information Exchange Features Emergency Preparedness Resources
  • CrashOverride Malware Cited as Threat to Industrial Control Systems
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Monday Morning Briefing: June 12, 2017

  • EWG Report Highlights PFOA and PFOS Detected at Utilities
  • GOP Appropriator Troubled by Proposed NOAA Cuts
  • Lawmakers Plead to Maintain Climate Center Funding
  • Workshop Output from Joint Canadian Water Network-AMWA Meeting Available
  • June 14 WaterISAC Security Webinar Addresses Sensitive Information Exploitation
  • EPA Webinar on June 14 Focuses on Emergency Access and Fuel Supply
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Monday Morning Briefing: June 5, 2017

  • President Trump Announces U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement
  • It’s June – Time to Finalize Your AMWA Award Application
  • Senate Democrats Raise Concerns Over USDA Cuts
  • AMWA Updates Green Bonds Whitepaper
  • FBI Releases Email Security Guidance for Businesses
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