Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing

Monday Morning Briefing: December 18, 2017

  • AMWA Urges Caution on SRF WIN Bill
  • Senate Confirms Office of Water Nominee
  • EPA Announces LCR Federalism Consultation, Revised Timeline
  • Tax Bill Preserves Municipal Bonds, Restores PABs
  • House Proposes CR Through January 19
  • GAO Seeks Utility Input on Inland Waterways Infrastructure
  • Federal Government Releases Annual Regulatory Plan
  • December AMWA Innovation Series Recording Now Available Online
  • This Week In Congress
  • Monday Morning Briefing Year-End Schedule

Monday Morning Briefing: December 11, 2017

  • NDWAC Advises EPA on Health Advisories at D.C. Meeting
  • AMWA Leads Push to Preserve Water Security Division Funding
  • AMWA Reiterates Support for Advance Refunding Bonds
  • Pruitt Discusses Lead, WOTUS in Congressional Testimony
  • Congress Avoids Government Shutdown for Now
  • Perch Offers 60-Day Free Trial of Cybersecurity Services to WaterISAC Pro Members

  • EPA Launches Cross-Agency Effort to Address PFAS
  • Senate Confirms Nielsen as Homeland Security Secretary
  • Community Resilience Panel Disbanded
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: December 4, 2017

  • House Members Call for Preservation of Advance Refunding Bonds
  • White House Hurricane Relief Plan Includes New Flood Resilience Grants
  • New Bill Would Extend, Boost WIFIA
  • Moody’s Announces Potential Rating Impacts for Issuers Not Planning for Climate Risks
  • Final AMWA Innovation Series Webinar Is December 7
  • Two Top Environmental Nominees Approved by Senate Panel, NOAA Nominee Faces Scrutiny
  • AMWA Submits Comments on EPA’s Perchlorate Decision Making Materials
  • Drone Maker May Be Sending Critical Infrastructure Data to China
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: November 20, 2017

  • Tax Reform Bills Advance on Capitol Hill
  • EPA Proposes Delay of Clean Water Rule
  • Two Trump Nominees Advance and a Third is Named
  • Committee Report Clarifies Scope of Materials Consideration Requirement in SDWA Reform Bill
  • EPA Planning Post-Thanksgiving WIFIA Webinar Series
  • AMWA Partnering With AWWA for International Potable Reuse Symposium
  • AMWA Recommends U.S. Army Corps Initiate Formal Stakeholder Process to Develop New Reservoir Rule
  • NAPA Report Provides Framework for Clean Water Affordability
  • Thanksgiving Break

Monday Morning Briefing: November 13, 2017

  • AMWA Speaks Up for Advance Refunding as House Panel Moves on Tax Bill
  • NOAA Hosts Two Water Resources Dashboard Webinars This Month
  • Final AMWA Innovation Series Webinar is December 7
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: November 6, 2017

  • House GOP Tax Plan Preserves Municipal Bonds
  • First Volume of Fourth National Climate Assessment Highlights Increased Risks from Climate Change
  • PREPARE Act Unanimously Advances Through Committee
  • EPA Holds Training Webinars for UCMR 4 This Week
  • New Jersey Announces Limits on PFOA and PFNA
  • Office of Water Acting Chief to Retire
  • EPA Administrator Pruitt Issues Directive Barring Grant Recipients from Advisory Panels
  • AMWA Observes Veterans Day Holiday
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: October 30, 2017

  • Deadline Nears for 2018 Leadership Center Applications
  • Senate Committee Approves Office of Water Nominee
  • House Approves Budget Resolution Ahead of Tax Reform Debate
  • EPA Schedules Outreach Meetings, Webinars on WIFIA
  • Senator Offers Bill Calling for Fast Overhaul of LCR
  • Climate Change Costs United States Billions Annually
  • Research Shows Revision of Arsenic Rule Connected to Fewer Cancer Cases
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: October 23, 2017

  • Underwood Elected AMWA President at Executive Management Conference
  • AMWA Submits Comments Recommending Corps Review Administrative Procedures, NEPA Coordination
  • EPA Administrator Pruitt Signs Memorandum Ending “Sue and Settle” Practices
  • Senate Bill Aims to Strengthen Water Quality Partnerships
  • Lifetime to Release Movie on Flint Water Crisis
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: October 16, 2017

  • AMWA Management Conference in St. Simons Sets Attendance Record
  • Industry Champions and Exceptional Water Systems Honored with 2017 AMWA Awards
  • White House Seeks to Leverage New Revenue Streams to Pay For Infrastructure Package
  • Deadline Approaching for 2018 Water & Wastewater Leadership Center Applications
  • President Announces Nominees for NOAA, CEQ, DHS
  • Supreme Court Agrees to Hear State Water Disputes
  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month Shifts Focus to Corporate Security
  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month Shifts Focus to Corporate Security
  • EPA Extends Comment Period for Perchlorate Peer Review Materials
  • This Week In Congress

Monday Morning Briefing: October 9, 2017

  • Senate Panel Considers EPA Water AA Nominee at Tense Hearing
  • Wheeler Nominated for Deputy Administrator at EPA
  • EPA Strategic Plan Released for Public Comment
  • Support Imagine a Day Without Water on October 12
  • Planning Tips for AMWA Executive Management Conference
  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month Opens With Focus on Consumer Safety
  • AMWA Submits Comments on Charge Questions to Perchlorate Panel
  • This Week In Congress