Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing: July 30, 2018

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation Meet Utility Management at AMWA Conference
  • WIFIA Flies High in New Infrastructure Plan
  • EPA Continues PFAS Community Engagement in Colorado Springs
  • WaterISAC Issues Final Call for Incident Reports
  • DHS Hosting Webinars on Russian Cyber Activity
  • Water Utilities Invited to Participate in EARTH EX 18
  • This Week in Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: July 23, 2018

  • EPA Spending Bill With Water Infrastructure Dollars Earns House Approval
  • CDC Seeks Comment on Optimal Fluoride Concentration in Water Systems
  • Inspector General Criticizes EPA for Lack of Oversight in Flint Crisis
  • GAO: Better Communication, Cooperation Needed to Get Lead Out of Schools
  • FEMA Evaluates Response to 2017 Hurricanes
  • NOAA Seeks Comments on Seasonal to Subseasonal Forecasting
  • Trump Administration Eyes Regulatory Overhaul of Endangered Species Act
  • Register for the 2018 WateReuse Symposium by July 31 for the Best Rates
  • This Week in Congress

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Monday Morning Briefing: July 16, 2018

  • AMWA Says EPA Must Prioritize Research, Risk Communication Methods for PFAS
  • Senate Hearing Dances Around Details of SRF WIN Proposal
  • EPA in Search of Experts for Science Advisory Board
  • WaterISAC Solicits Accounts of Security Incidents
  • Cybersecurity Advisor Webinar Online for WaterISAC Members
  • CEQ Grants AMWA Request for Extension to NEPA Reform Comment Deadline
  • Climate Risks Remain Key to Bond Assessment
  • Water Professionals to Exchange Ideas on Affordability at August Symposium
  • This Week in Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: July 9, 2018

  • Sun Sets on the Pruitt Era at EPA
  • Sky-High Budget Score Could Spell Trouble for SRF WIN Proposal
  • WOTUS Saga Continues as Trump Administration Seeks to Beef Up Justification for New Rule
  • WaterISAC Webinar Offers Introduction to DHS Cybersecurity Advisor Program

  • This Week in Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: July 2, 2018

  • Senate Approves Farm Bill With Drinking Water Protections
  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Funding Bill Sails Through Senate
  • EPA Rolls Out Plans for Upcoming PFAS Engagement Sessions
  • Supreme Court Revives Florida’s Decades-Long Water Fight With Georgia
  • Cyber Professionals Anxious of Potential Attack Against Critical Infrastructure
  • This Week in Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: June 25, 2018

  • House Approves Farm Bill Reauthorizing RCPP
  • ATSDR Releases Controversial Draft Toxicological Profile for PFAS After Long Delay  
  • Council on Environmental Quality Requests Input on Possible NEPA Update
  • Senate Rejects Trump’s $15 Billion Budget Cutting Plan
  • White House Releases Controversial Federal Government Reorganization Plan
  • Water Utility Climate Alliance Hosting Free Climate Science Workshop 
  • Affordability Symposium Planned for August
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: June 18, 2018

  • Online Registration Opens for AMWA's 2018 Executive Management Conference
  • Senate Panel Approves Spending Bill That Maintains SRF, WIFIA Funding
  • Reminder: Register for This Week's Webinar Featuring P3 Case Studies
  • EPA to Hold First Community Engagement to Discuss PFAS
  • Senate Farm Bill Would Extend Conservation Programs, Rural Infrastructure Aid
  • Michigan Governor Files New State Lead and Copper Rule
  • Brookings: Water Sector Provides 1.7 Million U.S. Workers with Well-Paying Jobs
  • White House Nominates Mary Neumayr to Lead Concil on Environmental Quality
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: June 11, 2018

  • House Approves Water Resources Bill
  • Revised Rescission Proposal Restores Water Quality Funding
  • House Panel Approves EPA Spending Bill
  • Lawmakers Request EPA Withdraw Transparency Rule
  • EPA to Request Public Input on Costs and Benefits Considerations
  • CRASHOVERRIDE Malware Moves Into Water Sector
  • First AMWA P3 Webinar Recording Now Online; Second Session Set for June 21
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: June 4, 2018

  • AMWA P3 Webinar Series Starts This Week
  • EPA Seeks Comment on Proposed Risk Management Program Reconsideration
  • AMWA Invites Abstracts for 2018 Executive Management Conference: Due June 22

  • WaterISAC Releases Latest Threat Analysis
  • Science Advisory Board Convenes to Discuss Planned EPA Actions
  • Innovative Drinking Water Technologies Sought for LIFT Initiative
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: May 28, 2018

  • EPA Holds National Leadership Summit on Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances
  • Senate Panel Approves Water Resources Bill With Controversial SRF WIN Provision
  • Water System Resiliency Program Included in Senate WRDA Bill
  • EPA Announces Extension on Transparency Rule; Will Hold Public Hearing
  • Spending Bills Advance with Cuts to NOAA, Boost to USACE
  • DHS Announces FY18 Security Grants
  • AMWA Gold Award Applications Due June 1
  • Registration Opens for 2018 WateReuse Symposium
  • Memorial Day Schedule